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Tag: Japanese Yen


Capital and Risk, Liquidity

Japanese Yen Falls Further On Weaker Wage Data, US CPI In Near-Term Focus

January 10, 2024

Via: DailyFX

The Japanese Yen has fallen back to mid-December’s lows against the US dollar on Wednesday as more weak wage data out of Japan weigh on any idea that tighter monetary policy there could be coming anytime soon. Japanese workers’ real, […]


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USD/JPY Nears Thirty-Year Peak As US Inflation Data Loom

November 13, 2023

Via: DailyFX

The Japanese Yen was lower against the US Dollar in Europe and Asia on Monday with USD/JPY set for a fourth straight day of gains and, more pertinently, closing in on 2022’s thirty-year peaks. The Japanese unit has been battered […]


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Japanese Yen Forecast: A Big Week Ahead for USD/JPY Traders

September 18, 2023

Via: DailyFX

The Federal Reserve (Fed) and the Bank of Japan (BoJ) will both announce their latest monetary policy decision this week – Wednesday and Friday respectively – with both central banks expected to leave interest rates untouched. Both decisions however have […]


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Japanese Yen Forecast: USD/JPY Blasts Off as Broader US Dollar Breaks Out

September 5, 2023

Via: DailyFX

The U.S. dollar index soared to a six-month peak on Tuesday (104.90) on the back of a strong advance in U.S. government rates. Against this backdrop, USD/JPY (U.S. dollar – Japanese yen) staged a solid rally, rising around 0.8% to […]


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USD/JPY Yielding to a Revitalized Dollar as the BoJ Offers No Help

October 28, 2022

Via: DailyFX

The Bank of Japan today left all monetary policy levers untouched, as expected, and confirmed that it would continue to control JGB yields to help boost the ailing Japanese economy, stoke inflation and keep the Japanese Yen depressed. At the […]


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USD/JPY Battles a Fresh 24-Year High as the Japanese Yen Continues to Slump

October 11, 2022

Via: DailyFX

The Japanese Yen is back in the headlines again as it slumps further against the US dollar. The pair are now testing the 145.90 level, and a break higher would see USD/JPY trade at levels not seen since August 1998. […]


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Japanese Yen (JPY) Collapses Across the Board as the BoJ Ramps Up Bond Purchases

September 7, 2022

Via: DailyFX

The Japanese Yen is friendless at the moment and is sinking against a wide range of currencies as the central bank step continues to buy government bonds in size to keep interest rates lower for longer. The Japanese Yen is […]


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Bank of Japan (BoJ) – Foreign Exchange Market Intervention

August 30, 2022

Via: DailyFX

The Bank of Japan’s ultra-loose monetary policy is under pressure from a swathe of global central banks embarking on a series of rate hikes and balance sheet reduction programs. While many central banks, including the Federal Reserve (Fed) and the […]


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JPY Forecast Q2 2022: Will Inflation Surpass the Bank of Japan’s Target?

April 25, 2022

Via: DailyFX

The anti-risk Japanese Yen put in a dismal performance during the first quarter of 2022, particularly as March wrapped up. A majors-based Japanese Yen Index that averages JPY against USD, AUD, GBP and EUR fell as the S&P 500 and […]


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US Dollar, Japanese Yen May Rise if Fed Policy Destabilizes CLO Market

September 29, 2021

Via: DailyFX

After the market implosion in March 2020, the cost of credit briefly spiked across the financial universe as a reflection of the increased risk facing debt holders. However, aggressive Fed policy in the form of multi-trillion dollar bond purchases pressured […]


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Japanese Yen Forecast: USD/JPY Eyes Japanese GDP Data to Kick Off APAC Trading

August 16, 2021

Via: DailyFX

The Asia-Pacific trading week will kick off with Japan’s second-quarter gross domestic product (GDP). Japan is slated to release its preliminary Q2 GDP data, with analysts expecting the figure to cross the wires at 0.7% on an annualized basis, according […]