Commentary Articles in Forex and Currencies

Forex - GBP/USD hits daily low as Japan move supports dollar

Forexpros - The pound slid to a daily low against the broadly stronger U.S. dollar on Thursday, after Japan intervened to curb the yen's recent sharp gains, sending the dollar higher against... Read >>

Forex - Euro down as Japan intervention broadly lifts dollar

Forexpros - The euro was down against the U.S. dollar on Thursday, sliding to a daily low after Japanese officials intervened in the currency market to stem the yen's steep gains, lifting the... Read >>

Gold hovers below record high on U.S. growth concerns

Forexpros - Gold futures were up for a third day on Thursday, trading close to the previous session's record high as growing fears over the pace of the U.S. economic outlook fuelled speculation... Read >>

Forex - NZD/USD lower on BoJ intervention, risk aversion

Forexpros - The New Zealand dollar tumbled to a 12-day low against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday, after Japan stepped in the foreign exchange market to prevent further appreciation of the yen,... Read >>

Forex - AUD/USD slumps to 12-day low amid global growth fears

Forexpros - The Australian dollar slumped to a 12-day low against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday, after Japan intervened to weaken the yen, lifting the greenback across the board, while... Read >>

Forex - Yen tumbles against dollar after Japan intervenes

Forexpros - The yen tumbled more than 3% against the U.S. dollar on Thursday, after Japanese authorities intervened in currency markets to curb the yen's sharp gains and support its... Read >>

BoJ holds key interest rate steady, announces more easing

Forexpros - The Bank of Japan kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged, in a widely expected move and announced additional monetary easing on Thursday. In a statement, the BoJ said it... Read >>


Can USD/JPY Intervention Succeed?

Top Stories BOJ Intervenes sending USD/JPY to 80.00 Spanish auction bid to cover above 2.0 helping ease concerns Nikkei up 0.23% Europe higher by 1.0% Oil at $91.85/bbl ... Read >>

Forex - EUR/JPY sharply higher on BOJ yen move

Forexpros - The Japanese yen plummeted against the euro in mid-day Asian trade Thursday, as the Bank of Japan intervened in the exchange market boosting the yen's counterparts across the board. ... Read >>

Forex - USD/JPY surges on Bank of Japan intervention

Forexpros - The Japanese yen sank against the U.S. dollar in Asian trading Thursday, following a market intervention by the Bank of Japan to weaken the local currency, in light of... Read >>