CURRENCIES

THE Japanese yen rose sharply across the board on Wednesday as investors grew cautious on the first trading day of 2019 about spluttering global growth and volatile equity markets.

[NEW YORK] The Japanese yen is set to end the year as the biggest winner against the US dollar among major currencies, after benefiting as investors sought out safety amid 2018's uncertainties...

[SINGAPORE] The dollar gained versus the euro and sterling on Friday as the US Federal Reserve kept interest rates steady but reaffirmed its monetary tightening stance, setting the stage for a rate...

[HONG KONG] The dollar continued to brush aside other currencies Thursday after further proof of the booming US economy sent Treasury yields surging, but Asian equities sank with more Federal Reserve...

[TOKYO] The US dollar weakened slightly in early trade on Tuesday, as Japanese exporters bought the yen, offsetting earlier greenback gains made after US Treasury yields rose on expectations the...

[NEW YORK] The US dollar strengthened against the Japanese yen on Wednesday as trade tensions mounted and after the Labor Department's expectation-beating inflation report, which increased...

[NEW YORK] The US dollar fell to a fresh two-week low against the Japanese yen on Monday, as worries about escalating trade tensions between the United States and other leading economies hurt risk...

[TOKYO] The dollar steadied against the yen on Wednesday, as US yields pulled back from lows hit on concerns about a worsening trade feud between Washington and Beijing, although persistent worries...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks rose moderately on Friday, helped by Wall Street rallies and a cheaper yen against the US dollar.