Yen — News Archive


Can AUD/JPY Fall More from 64.12?

The Australian dollar versus the Japanese yen currency pair continued declining. But the bulls might be just around the corner.

Japanese Yen Mixed on Tepid Data, Bearish Business Confidence

The Japanese yen is trading mixed on foreign exchange markets on Tuesday as recent economic data pointed to tepid conditions, diminishing overall business confidence. With the coronavirus crippling the world’s third-largest economy, policymakers are discussing a lot of ways to spur growth, including targeting the national sales tax.

Can USD/JPY Maintain Recovery Above 105.55?

The US dollar versus the Japanese yen currency managed to get above the important weekly level of 105.55. Is this a sustainable recovery?

Japanese Yen Soars As Investors Flee to Safe-Haven Assets

The Japanese yen is soaring against multiple currency rivals to kick off the trading week as investors are fleeing to traditional safe-haven assets amid the market crash. With the major leading stock indexes worldwide posting steep losses, traders are buying the yen, despite the disappointing economic data. Will the yen be the best performing currency in the first quarter?

Japanese Yen Strong as Coronavirus Panic Persists

The Japanese yen was among the strongest currencies on the Forex market today, rising against almost all of its major peers, though not against the Swiss franc, another refuge currency, and the surprisingly strong New Zealand dollar. The worsening coronavirus pandemic was driving investors to safer assets, including the yen. Domestic macroeconomic reports were mixed, giving no reason for the currency to move in any particular direction.

USD/JPY Still to Tumble from 105.55?

The US dollar versus the Japanese yen currency pair continued the movement towards the south. Are there any chances for a pause?

Japanese Yen Jumps on Safe-Haven Demand, Capped by Poor Data

The Japanese yen is strengthening against a handful of currency rivals on Thursday as investors pour into safe-haven assets amid the coronavirus outbreak. Japan, which has experienced an uptick in Covid-19 cases, reported disappointing manufacturing and non-manufacturing data that might force the country into a recession. The big test over the medium-term is if Tokyo will still be able to host the Summer Olympics, an event that was expected to stimulate the world’s […]

AUD/JPY Slipped Under 71.09. Where to Now?

The Australian dollar versus the Japanese yen currency pair is consolidating just under the 71.09 level.

Japanese Yen Strengthens As BoJ Plans to Help Fight COVID-19 Crisis

The Japanese yen is accelerating against several currencies on Tuesday as the central bank announced that it plans to help stabilize financial markets that have been decimated by the coronavirus. With an already fragile economy on the brink of a recession, the Bank of Japan (BoJ) aims to offer liquidity to ensure Covid-19 does not do any more damage to a country that is scheduled to host the Olympic Games in Tokyo. The announcement was not enough […]

Strong Correction on USD/JPY from 112.25

The US dollar versus the Japanese yen currency pair retraced drastically. Are the bulls in danger in the long term?