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A round up of the latest Japanese Yen forecast news items from the Currency News desk.

Can USD JPY Exchange Rate Maintain Bullish Trend on Trump Tax Cut Push?

25 Apr 2017 at 5 PM - Written by John Cameron

News that Donald Trump is aiming to cut corporate tax from 35% to 15% in his much-anticipated tax reform package prompted the US Dollar Japanese Yen (USD JPY) exchange rate to strengthen. Markets were encouraged by the prospect of hard plans, even though such a cut would leave a significant hole in the US budget and could face opposition...

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GBP JPY Exchange Rate Tumbles as UK Retail Sales Plummet

21 Apr 2017 at 11 AM - Written by James Fuller

The Pound Japanese Yen (GBP JPY) exchange rate tumbled from its best levels this morning following the shocking collapse of UK Retail Sales figures last month. Sterling softened as data released by the ONS showed that sales contracted to -1.8% in March, a major decline from the 1.7% sales growth seen the month before and a far larger...

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Narrowed UK Trade Deficit Failed to Shore up GBP JPY Exchange Rate

10 Feb 2017 at 2 PM - Written by Frank Davies

In spite of December’s UK trade deficit narrowing further than forecast alongside a surge in industrial production figures the Pound Sterling Japanese Yen (GBP JPY) exchange rate remained weak ahead of the weekend. Solid UK Data Struggled to Boost GBP Demand While the UK visible trade balance was found to have narrowed from -11.5...

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USD JPY Exchange Rate Drops Following Subdued Fed Meeting

2 Feb 2017 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

The USD JPY exchange rate fell to a two-week low this morning as the Federal Reserve voted to leave interest rates unchanged. US Dollar Japanese Yen (USD JPY) Pressured by Dovish Fed Outlook The US Dollar Japanese Yen (USD JPY) exchange rate dipped yesterday following as the Fed meet to discuss it monetary policy. While the odds...

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USD/JPY Advances as Markets Await Trump’s First Presidential Speech

20 Jan 2017 at 4 PM - Written by John Cameron

Strong hopes for Donald Trump’s Presidency, coupled with a warning on Trump’s economics from a senior Japanese cabinet advisor, has kept the US Dollar to Japanese Yen exchange rate firmly on the advance. Markets Look to Trump Speech for Clues on Fiscal Stimulus Plans Investors are looking for signs that Trump intends to carry...

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US Dollar to Japanese Yen Exchange Rate Forecast to Slip if Trump Fails to Impress Markets

16 Jan 2017 at 2 PM - Written by James Fuller

The US Dollar to Japanese Yen exchange rate continued to trend near its worst levels since November on Tuesday afternoon, as USD traders sold off the ‘Greenback’ ahead of this week’s Trump inauguration. While the US Dollar is likely to recover slightly in the coming days, its losses may be limited unless Donald Trump is able to...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) to Japanese Yen (JPY) Drops to Lowest Level Since November on Brexit Fears

9 Jan 2017 at 1 PM - Written by John Cameron

The Pound to Japanese Yen exchange rate continued to trend poorly throughout Tuesday’s European session but held above the week’s worst levels in the afternoon. This was partially due to the week’s GBP bearishness fading, but also hope from investors that the opposition Labour party would help the case for Tory backbenchers after...

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FED Minutes: British Pound and Japanese Yen Exchange Rates Against the US Dollar

16 Aug 2016 at 8 AM - Written by James Fuller

Pound Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rate Outlook Retains a Negative Bias The POUND STERLING (currency : GBP) endured another ugly session in the markets; the UK unit dropped to levels not seen since the Summer of 2013 during afternoon trading as investors adjusted their positions ahead of this morning’s UK inflation data. The move out of...

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USD Alert: CFTC Data Points to Positive US Dollar Forecast

1 Aug 2016 at 12 PM - Written by Frank Davies

Speculators Increased their US Dollar (USD) Bets on Improved Sentiment The latest data published by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday revealed that speculators increased their bets on the US Dollar (currency : USD) significantly during the week leading up to Tuesday 26th July. The improvement in sentiment towards...

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Today's Currency News: Pound Sterling, US Dollar, Japanese Yen Forecasts

29 Jul 2016 at 4 PM - Written by James Fuller

BoJ Policy Statement Impacts Japanese Yen (JPY), US Dollar Exchange Rates Last night’s monetary policy announcement from the Bank of Japan (BoJ) clearly laid the blame for increased uncertainty in the global markets at the feet of the UK electorate. The policy statement noted that, ‘Against the backdrop of the United Kingdom's...

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