EUR/JPY — News Archive

Japanese Yen Reverses Friday’s Gains

The Japanese yen dropped today as it followed the US dollar in reversing Friday’s gains. Economic data from Japan was another reason for the currency to fall as indicators disappointed economists.

Euro Bounces vs. Dollar, Analysts Still Skeptical

The euro bounced against the US dollar after reaching a new multi-year low earlier during the Monday’s trading session. The currency also gained on the Japanese yen but was unable to beat the Great Britain pound. Most market analysts believe that the current rally will be short-lived.

Euro Drops as Draghi Announces Start of QE Program

The euro dropped today after the monetary policy meeting of the European Central Bank. While ECB President Mario Draghi did not make any changes to the policy, he announced the start of the planned quantitative easing program.

Yen Remains Extremely Weak but Gains on Euro

The Japanese yen was extremely weak today despite uncertainty about the policy decision of the European Central Bank. The currency dropped against the US dollar and was also falling versus the euro but bounced against the shared European currency after the ECB meeting.

Eurozone Economy Improves, But Euro Still Struggles

Euro continues to struggle today, even after evidence that the eurozone economy is improving. In fact, eurozone economic progress is beating expectations. However, Greece and Ukraine continue to raise questions, and the ECB is still preparing to go forward with its money printing program. These items weigh on the 19-nation currency.

Euro Loses Ground to Majors

The embattled euro is losing ground again today, thanks to the latest news from other countries that indicate how far the 19-nation currency still has left to go. The continuing Greek saga isn’t helping matters, either.

Japanese Yen Mostly Lower After Chinese Rate Cut Announcement

Japanese yen is mostly lower today, weakening as the Chinese rate cut announced recently causes Forex traders to consider what’s next.

Euro Heads Higher For Now

Euro is heading higher for now, gaining ground against its major counterparts. After a great deal of political theater, a bailout deal has been reached with Greece, and there is news that euro-denominated emerging market issuance is heading it its highest level in a decade. All of this is points to a calm for the euro, but it may not last long.

Yen Drops as Economic Data Trails Expectations

The Japanese yen fell today even though the nation’s corporate services price index last month. The possible reason for the drop is that the growth of the index was not as big as analysts promised.

Japanese Yen Stable After Bank of Japan Minutes

The Japanese yen was stable today after the release of the Bank of Japan monetary policy minutes. At the same time, the yen rallied together with other currencies against the euro.

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