The euro rose against the dollar on Wednesday, reversing a drop to a near three-week low earlier in the global session.
The euro hit a two-week low against the dollar after weak German data fanned concerns about the euro zone economy and speculation the European Central Bank could cut interest rates.
Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy, Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank says Japanese investors have yet to expand their overseas investments which needs to happen for the Yen to accelerate. He expects the JPY to reach 104 at the end of the year.
So, will dollar-yen continue its descent to hit 100 this week or does the yen, which has fallen more than 20 percent since mid-November, need a fresh catalyst to trigger a further downward move? Vote and let us know what you think.
Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, highlights the possible factors which could see dollar-yen breach the key 100 level.
The yen hovered near the key level of 100 to the dollar on Monday after major industrialized nations gave their stamp of approval to a massive Japanese easing program.
John Woods, Chief Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank, and Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at NAB discuss the scenarios surrounding the Japanese Yen to break the 100 level and what effect that will have.
The U.S. dollar and euro rallied 1.5 percent versus the yen on Friday after Japan said the Group of 20 countries did not oppose its aggressive monetary easing.
The euro edged higher against the dollar as more signals of a weakening U.S. economic recovery lifted it from its biggest daily drop in 10 months in the previous session.
Harry Ida, Senior Analyst at Thomson Reuters says short JPY against almost anything.
The euro suffered its biggest daily decline against the dollar in nearly a year on Wednesday, weakened by talk of a euro zone interest rate cut.
The yen tumbled against the dollar and euro Tuesday, reversing the previous session's sharp gains as investor anxiety triggered by a record plunge in gold prices eased.
Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Banking says the USD/JPY will eventually break through the 100 level in the not too distant future.
Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered tells CNBC's Cash Flow why the yen has gone back to being a safe haven trade.
The yen rose from recent multi-year lows against the dollar and euro on Monday amid renewed worries about the global economy.
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, explains that the U.S. dollar has recovered against commodity-currencies following the drop in gold prices.
David Degaris, Director & Senior Economist of NAB Global Markets Research and Matthew Circosta, Economist at Moody's Analytics go head to head over the prospects for Australia's economy outside its mining sector. Circosta sees green shoots in the domestic economy while Degaris is still concerned about Australia's transition away from the mining and resources sector.
The dollar declined from a four-year peak against the yen Friday after a fall in U.S. retail sales reinforced expectations the Fed will keep its monetary policy loose.
Tom Averill, Managing Director at Rochford Capital says he sees more weakness for the yen. He expects it to hit 1.05 in a few months and recommends shorting the yen against the kiwi dollar.
The dollar rose to another four-year high against the yen on Thursday, closing in on the key 100 yen level.