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THE safe-haven yen rose on Friday to its highest in more than four-months, while the dollar slumped to a near two-year low, as risk appetite waned due to a host of concerns including a continued...

THE US dollar slipped last Friday, as its safe-haven allure diminished, on hopes of a potential vaccine for the novel coronavirus that outweighed concerns about the surge in infections in the...

THE world champions of negative-rate investing are piling into long-term US dollar swaps, an indication that they see nothing to tempt them in the Japanese market for a very long time.

[TOKYO] The US dollar and the yen edged higher on Thursday as growing concerns about a rise in coronavirus cases underpinned safe-haven demand for both currencies.

THE US dollar rose against the safe-haven Japanese yen and Swiss franc on Friday as stocks on Wall Street rallied from their worst one-day performance in three months, while the euro dropped...

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THE Japanese yen and the Swiss franc gained on Thursday as expectations that the global economy will recover swiftly from the novel coronavirus pandemic took a beating after a US central bank...

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THE euro got a boost on Tuesday from a weaker US dollar as growing optimism about a global economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic supported riskier currencies, though Sino-US tensions kept...

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THE US dollar dipped on Tuesday after the World Health Organization said some treatments appear to be limiting the severity or length of the Covid-19 respiratory disease.

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THE dollar rose on Monday as investors worried that economic recovery might be slower than hoped and sought the safety of the US currency even though more countries eased Covid-19 lockdowns. The...

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THE US dollar rose against some currencies on Friday after data showed that the world's largest economy lost fewer jobs than expected last month on fallout from the novel coronavirus pandemic.