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USD/JPY Aided by Green Shoots in Global Economy, Possible GPIF Change Enhances Upside

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: JPY

The USD/JPY rate was only fraction higher on Friday but has scope for plentiful gains up ahead and the upside could grow if a possible shift in asset allocation at Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund  (GPIF) does materialise, according to analysts at MUFG.  

Japanese Yen Tipped to be a Winner on Escalation in Iran-U.S. Tensions

  • Written by Gary Howes
  • Category: JPY

Geopolitcs to drive the Yen

The Japanese Yen is expected to outperform other currencies on a material escalation in tensions between the U.S. and Iran, says Chris Turner, Global Head of Strategy and Head of EMEA and LATAM Research at ING Bank.

Japanese Yen on the Back-foot, Technicals Suggest Further Losses Ahead

  • Written by Gary Howes
  • Category: JPY

Yen exchange rates

The Japanese Yen is vying with the British Pound for the title of worst-performing major currency amidst a broadband pickup in global investor sentiment that creates the conditions that tends to disadvantage this safe-haven currency.

Pound-Yen Tipped to go Higher Near-Term, but Two Major Risks to this Exchange Rate are Fast Approaching

  • Written by Gary Howes
  • Category: JPY

Pound-Yen analysis

Sterling's rally against the Japanese Yen is being tipped to move higher over coming hours according to fresh technical analysis, but expect markets to stay weary of GBP/JPY ahead of the crunch UK election and a key December 15 U.S. tariff decision.

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