Euro declines after policy shift by Swiss central bank

Posted On: January 16, 2015
The euro depreciated 0.4 percent on Friday to 1.1587 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. On Thursday, the currency fell to 1.1568 per U.S. dollar, marking its weakest rate since November 2003. [More]

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Yen rises 1 percent on Wednesday, 5.7 percent in past month

Posted On: January 14, 2015
The yen rose 1 percent on Wednesday to 116.77 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. Earlier in the trading session, the currency reached 116.07 per U.S. dollar, which marked its strongest rate since Dec. 16. [More]

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South Korea's won declines, follows trajectory of yen

Posted On: January 07, 2015
South Korea’s won declined 0.1 percent Wednesday to 1,099.88 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. The currency fell 7.3 percent over the last two quarters of 2014. [More]

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Yen declines 13 percent in 2014

Posted On: December 30, 2014
The yen rose 1.2 percent Tuesday to 119.19 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. Earlier in the trading session, the currency gained as much as 1.4 percent, which marked its biggest rise since Dec. 16. [More]

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As yen falls, traders expect continued weakness

Posted On: December 26, 2014
Japan's yen fell 0.1 percent Friday to 120.27 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. The currency has declined 9.2 percent since Oct. 30, which was the day before the Bank of Japan increased its quantitative easing. [More]

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US dollar ends five-day advance against yen

Posted On: December 24, 2014
The U.S. dollar fell 0.2 percent Wednesday morning to 120.48 yen, Bloomberg reported. The currency fell 0.3 percent to $1.2206 per euro after climbing on Tuesday to $1.2165, which marked its strongest rate since August 2012. [More]

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U.S. dollar rises as GDP strengthens

Posted On: December 23, 2014
The U.S. dollar rose 0.5 percent to 120.69 yen, marking its fifth consecutive day of advances. The currency also grew 0.4 percent to 1.2183 per euro. [More]

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Euro gains as Saudi oil minister states positive outlook

Posted On: December 22, 2014
The euro rose 0.3 percent Monday morning to 1.2260 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. [More]

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Traders expect more inflation as yen falls slightly

Posted On: December 19, 2014
The yen fell 0.2 percent Friday to 119.11 per U.S. dollar after declining 2 percent over the previous two days, Bloomberg reported. Earlier in the trading session, the currency declined to 119.50, which marked its largest decrease since Dec. 11. [More]

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Japan faces workforce concerns despite brief rise of yen

Posted On: December 16, 2014
The yen rose 1.2 percent Tuesday to 116.43 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. Earlier in the trading session, the currency reached 115.57 per U.S. dollar, marking its strongest rate since Nov. 17. [More]

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