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143.3300+0.9950 (+0.6991%)
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Previous close142.3350
Open143.3300
Bid143.3300
Day's range143.3300 - 143.3300
52-week range110.5340 - 145.8830
Ask143.3700
  • Financial Times

    Investors stand by big yen short despite BoJ intervention

    The Bank of Japan’s intervention to prop up the yen this week comes as hedge funds and asset managers have built up large short positions against the currency. The yen has fallen victim to the remarkably strong dollar this year, reaching its weakest level against the US currency in 24 years on Thursday just before the BoJ’s move. It has been losing value since the start of the year, a move that accelerated after the Federal Reserve signalled its intention to implement rate rises at one of the fastest clips in years.

  • Motley Fool

    Japan's Government Intervened to Prop Up the Yen

    Fiscal policy in Japan these days is like a giant game of tug-of-war. On one side is a highly sensitive central bank, which insists on maintaining...

  • Bloomberg

    Japan’s Historic Intervention Fails to Alter Forces Sapping Yen

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