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Japanese Yen Bought as GBP/JPY and EUR/JPY Sold at TD Securities and Nomura

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: JPY

The Yen fell heavily against all currencies in a torrid first half of 2022 but has traded on a firmer footing more recently and could have scope to further outperform both the Pound and Euro in the months ahead, according to strategists at TD Securities and Nomura, who tip the Japanese currency as a buy.

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Japanese Yen and Euro Losses: One Possibly Underappreciated Contributor  

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: JPY

The Japanese Yen and Euro sustained heavy losses in the first half of the year and for a variety of reasons but underappreciated among them is the possible sale of reserve assets by countries seeking to fend off the strong U.S. Dollar.

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Japanese Yen Nears New Millennium Low after BoJ Eggs On Bearish Market

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: JPY

The Japanese Yen fell toward levels rarely seen thus far in the new millennium this week after the Bank of Japan (BoJ) appeared to egg on a bearish currency market by doubling down on its commitment to pursuing a long-elusive inflation target through the use of stimulatory monetary policy.

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Japanese Yen Bears Roused by BoJ's Backbone as Intervention Risk Grows

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: JPY

The Japanese Yen tumbled back near a new millennium low to end the week in losses that prompted some analysts to contemplate the rising risk of an official intervention as financial markets besieged the Bank of Japan (BoJ) for its commitment to a long and ongoing monetary policy process.

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Japanese Yen’s Brightening Outlook Burdens USD/JPY, GBP/JPY and Others

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: JPY

The Yen reached one month highs against the Dollar this week but a brightening outlook for the Japanese economy and currency could see it imposing a further burden on USD/JPY, GBP/JPY and others during the weeks and months ahead.

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