Japan — News Archive


Yen Drops Against Other Most-Traded Currencies

The Japanese yen slumped against basically all most-traded currencies today. At the present time, it is hard to say whether it is because of the poor macroeconomic data or the political scandal.

Japanese Yen Rallies Following Poor Domestic Data

The Japanese yen rallied against its most-traded peers today even as macroeconomic data released in the Asian nation over the trading session was rather poor.

Japanese Yen Touches Highest Since November 2016 vs. US Dollar

The Japanese yen rallied against its most-traded rivals today, touching the highest level since November 2016 versus the US dollar, thanks to the outlook for monetary policy normalization, positive macroeconomic data, and the general risk averse sentiment on the Forex market.

Japanese Yen Third Strongest Currency on Friday

The Japanese yen was generally strong today, rising against the euro and various other most-traded peers, but was unable to beat the US dollar and the Great Britain pound.

Japanese Yen Falls vs. Rivals Even as Trade Surplus Widens

The Japanese yen fell against virtually all of its most-traded peers today even as Japan’s trade surplus widened last month.

Japanese Yen Retains Strength Despite Slowing Economic Growth

The Japanese yen retained its strength against the vast majority of its most-traded peers even though macroeconomic data released over the Wednesday’s session in Japan was not that good.

Japanese Yen Logs Sharp Gains on Tuesday

The Japanese yen logged sharp gains against basically all of most-traded currencies during the Tuesday’s trading session.

Japanese Yen Rallies After Stocks Sell-Off, Struggles to Keep Gains

The Japanese yen rallied today but struggled to keep gains, losing them against some rivals outright. The possible reason for the rally was a massive sell-off of global stocks. As for macroeconomic indicators released in Japan over the course of the trading session, they were mixed.

Japanese Yen Mixed After Release of Inflation Data

The Japanese yen rose against the US dollar but fell versus other most-traded currencies today after the release of inflation data.

Japanese Yen Gains as Manufacturing Accelerates

The Japanese yen managed to rise against a range of its most-traded peers, including the US dollar and the euro, despite mixed macroeconomic data released in Japan over the trading session.