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Swiss Franc Trades Strong on Thursday

The Swiss franc was rather strong today, gaining on most of its major rivals. Economic data released in Switzerland over the trading session was neutral.

Yen Falls vs. US Dollar, Reverses Losses vs. Other Rivals

The Japanese yen fell against the US dollar during the current trading session. While the currency had also been down versus other rivals intraday, currently the yen reversed its decline, erasing losses outright against some peers.

Yen Gains on Dollar, Retreats Against Other Major After Trade Balance

The Japanese yen rose against the US dollar today but failed to maintain gains against other major currencies even though Japan’s trade balance came out better than expected.

Swiss Franc Soft Despite Accelerating Inflation

The Swiss franc was not particularly strong today and actually fell against other safe-haven currencies even though the report released during the trading session showed that inflation accelerated in Switzerland last month.

Swiss Franc Vulnerable Without Help from Risk Aversion

The Swiss franc was weak today as risk aversion on the market has petered out, making traders less interested in safety provided by the currency. Switzerland’s macroeconomic reports were not supportive to the currency either.

Yen Little Changed After Manufacturing Misses Expectations

The Japanese yen was little changed today after a report from Markit showed that growth of Japan’s manufacturing sector slowed unexpectedly this month.

Japanese Yen Falls as Trade Balance Misses

The Japanese yen fell today after the nation’s trade balance missed expectations.

Swiss Franc Mixed After SNB & PPI

The Swiss franc was mixed after today’s policy announcement from the Swiss National Bank and the release of the Producer Price Index. The currency gained on the euro and the Japanese yen but fell versus the US dollar and the Great Britain pound.

Swiss Franc Falls vs. Dollar & Yen, Gains on Euro & Pound

The Swiss franc fell against the US dollar and the Japanese yen but gained versus the Great Britain pound and the euro by the end of the Thursday’s session.

Japanese Yen Soft Following Economic Data & BoJ Meeting

The Japanese yen fell during the current trading session following the barrage of economic reports in Japan today and yesterday’s policy meeting of the Bank of Japan.

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