The yen came under downside pressure on Friday — with continued risk appetite — as action taken by the Bank of Japan was seen by traders as a message that a tapering of its asset-purchase program isn’t on the table.
Sterling slipped from a five-week high on Friday but remained on track for its strongest week since mid-November, with investors setting aside their Brexit concerns to focus instead on signs the British economy is growing robustly.
SHANGHAI: China's renminbi slipped a notch to become the sixth most-used global currency over the course of last year, hit by depreciation and government capital controls, a report said Thursday.
Next trading day's important events (Monday 30th Jan)
- USDJPY: 115.05
- EURUSD: 1.0688
- S&P 500: 2296.68
- NASDAQ : 5655.18