Yen climbs up in Asia trade

Yen climbs up in Asia trade

On Friday, the Japanese yen leapt in Asia on safe-haven demand because political turmoil in Brazil reached risk sentiment and financial markets became cautious ahead of the weekend.

The currency pair USD/JPY hit 111.38, sliding 0.08%, while AUD/USD reached 0.7419, soaring 0.01%. Meanwhile, the currency pair GBP/USD jumped 0.10%, being worth 1.2953.

Assessing the US dollar’s value versus six crucial currencies, the US dollar index slumped 0.06%, trading at 97.71.

Overnight, the greenback traded higher versus a basket of crucial currencies because recent political turmoil in Washington was compensated by a bunch of stronger American economic data.

The evergreen buck was on track just to snap a five-day losing streak because market participants generally appreciated the issue of better than expected initial jobless claims as well as manufacturing data.

The overall number of Americans, who filed for unemployment insurance by May 12, sank by 4000, hitting 232,000, as the Labor Department told.


Aussie and Kiwi stand still vs. weaker greenback

On Thursday, the Australian and New Zealand dollars were intact versus their American counterpart because the US currency moderately recovered from losses posted after the publication of the minutes of the Fed’s latest policy gathering…

Greenback hits two-month low vs. yen

On Thursday, the evergreen buck hit a two-month minimum against the Japanese yen, having dropped after the minutes of the Fed’s latest gathering disclosed that some Fed policymakers were really concerned about constantly low inflation…


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