EUR/JPY — News Archive


Yen Little Changed Following Positive Revision of Japan’s GDP

The Japanese yen was little change today as the impact of the positive revision of Japan’s gross domestic product battled with the influence of stimulus expectations.

Eurozone GDP Keeps Euro Rangebound Against Majors

Euro is trading mostly rangebound against its major counterparts today, thanks in large part to a GDP reading that didn’t surprise anyone. It’s not quite enough to make solid gains against the dollar and the yen, but bad news in the United Kingdom has the euro higher than the pound.

Yen Jumps After Kuroda Speaks

The Japanese yen gained against its major rivals during the Monday’s trading session following the speech from Haruhiko Kuroda, Bank of Japan Governor.

Euro Mostly Stuck in Forex Trading

Euro is mostly stuck today, trading rangebound. Euro is mainly lower against its counterparts in Forex trading, although there are some small gains against some of the euro’s trading partners. For the most part, euro’s performance is in wait and see mode as traders await the next round of US data and the ECB interest rate decision next week.

Yen Soft as Kuroda Talks About Additional Stimulus

The Japanese yen was soft today after Haruhiko Kuroda, Bank of Japan Governor, signaled that he is not afraid to add more stimulus if it would be necessary to reinvigorate the nation’s economy.

Yen Little Changed After CPI Shows Drop

The Japanese yen was little changed after a report showed that Japan’s deflation persisted despite the efforts of the Japanese central bank.

Euro Slightly Lower as Forex Traders Wait for Data

Euro is slightly lower against most of its major counterparts this morning, dropping a little bit as Forex traders consolidate positions and wait for tomorrow’s data releases.

Yen Suffers from Fischer’s Comments

Riskier currencies reacted negatively to the comments that Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer made on Sunday, but safer ones, like the Japanese yen, were also not immune to the impact.

Euro Mostly Higher Today as Experts Talk of Reform

With all that’s going on right now, it seems as though euro should be heading lower. However, the 19-nation currency is mostly higher today, gaining against many of its counterparts. Euro is down against the US dollar, but seeing success against other currencies.

Japanese Yen Gains Against Majors After Losses Last Week

Japanese yen is higher today, gaining against its major counterparts following last week’s losses. Weak data weighed on the yen last week, but this week the currency’s performance is driven by world events. For now, there is enough concern that the Japanese yen is up mostly across the board.