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  • TOKYO— Shares were meandering in sluggish trading in Asia on Thursday as investors awaited the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. Japan's benchmark rose after the dollar slipped against the yen. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 gained 0.9 percent to 19,072.25, lifted by the yen's weakness, which is a boon to export manufacturers.

  • TOKYO, Jan 19- The dollar kept broad gains against its major rivals on Thursday, after rebounding sharply overnight on comments by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggesting U.S interest rates could be raised quickly this year. President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday. The greenback was little changed at 114.670 yen.

  • TOKYO, Jan 19- The dollar inched up against the yen and kept broad gains against other major peers early on Thursday, after rebounding sharply overnight on comments by Federal Reserve Janet Yellen suggesting U.S interest rates could be raised quickly this year. President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday. The pound, which had jumped 3 percent on...

  • TOKYO, Jan 19- The dollar inched up against the yen and kept broad gains against other major peers early on Tuesday, after rebounding sharply overnight on comments by Federal Reserve Janet Yellen suggesting U.S interest rates could be raised quickly this year. President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday. The pound, which had jumped 3 percent on...

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors awaited a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and looked to U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed 0.8 percent to...

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors awaited a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and looked to U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed 0.8 percent to...

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors awaited a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and looked to U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed 0.8 percent to...

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors awaited a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and looked to U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed 0.8 percent to...

  • Commenting on currency volatility, Bank of Japan Governor, Haruhiko Kuroda weighs in on why Donald Trump hasn’t commented heavily on Japan’s economy and the yen.

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors eyed a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed half a percent to 113.19 yen.

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors eyed a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed half a percent to 113.19 yen.

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors eyed a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed half a percent to 113.19 yen.

  • LONDON, Jan 18- The dollar rebounded on Wednesday after falling for five days in a row against its currency basket, as investors eyed a speech by the head of the Federal Reserve later in the day and U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates. The dollar, which hit a seven-week low of 112.57 yen in early trade in Asia, climbed half a percent to 113.19 yen.

  • TOKYO, Jan 18- Japan's top government spokesman said on Wednesday that stability in the foreign exchange market is very important and the government wants to closely monitor markets with a sense of urgency. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga spoke to reporters after the dollar fell to a seven-week low versus the yen due to speculation about the impact of...

  • TOKYO, Jan 18- The dollar took a breather on Wednesday after falling to a seven-week low against the yen as investors await Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech on monetary policy, while sterling gave back some of the previous session's rally. The euro slipped 0.2 percent to $1.06970, after it hit a high of $1.07195 on Tuesday, its highest since Dec. 8.

  • Trump’s early focus on trade deals will disappoint markets: Pro

    Eric Robertsen, head of global macro strategy and FX research at Standard Chartered Bank, takes a look at what’s behind the main moves in the yen and how trade relates to it.

  • Anxiety remains over Trump trade policy: Expert

    Markets are on edge as the president-elect has not provided a lot of detail on trade, says Eric Robertsen at Standard Chartered Bank.

  • DOLLAR/ YEN FALLS BELOW 113.61 YEN, HITS LOWEST LEVEL SINCE EARLY DECEMBER.

  • *European shares fall, FTSE's record rally threatened. LONDON, Jan 16- Investors sold sterling and stocks in Europe and Asia on Monday, seeking shelter in gold and the Japanese yen as uncertainty over Britain's departure from the European Union and the policies of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump curbed appetite for risk.

  • *Sterling falls sharply day before speech from UK PM May. *European shares fall, FTSE's record rally under threat. LONDON, Jan 16- Investors bailed out of sterling and stock markets in Europe and Asia on Monday, seeking shelter in gold and the Japanese yen as uncertainty over the terms of Britain's divorce from the European Union undermined appetite for risky...