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BoJ, also known as Bank of Japan, is the central bank of Japan. It is one of the most powerful institutions in the world, actions of which affect almost anyone on the planet.
USD/JPY soars 2% after dovish BoJ decision

USD/JPY soars 2% after dovish BoJ decision

The yen slumped after dovish BoJ decision, while investors gladly bought the USD after this week's correction.
USDJPY eyes 130 as JPY selling continues

USDJPY eyes 130 as JPY selling continues

The bull market continues and the pair is quickly advancing toward 2002 highs at 130.
The Bank of Japan is clear about its strategy

The Bank of Japan is clear about its strategy

The monetary policy of the Bank of Japan is aimed at achieving the 2% inflation target, not at manipulating exchange rates.
USD/JPY refreshes 7-year highs

USD/JPY refreshes 7-year highs

Monday has been a big one for the USD, as the US yields have continued to climb and the Bank of Japan undermined the JPY further.
GBP/JPY slides after BoJ, UK data

GBP/JPY slides after BoJ, UK data

Volatility has been unexpectedly low today, despite some major macro events.
USD/JPY snaps four-day losing streak

USD/JPY snaps four-day losing streak

The greenback should be supported against the yen as US yields remain elevated.
USD/JPY hovers near five-year highs

USD/JPY hovers near five-year highs

The greenback weakened notably today, erasing most of Tuesday's gains as traders brought home some profits from the recent rally.
EUR/JPY jumps to five-month highs amid optimistic sentiment

EUR/JPY jumps to five-month highs amid optimistic sentiment

There have been no major economic news to drive the markets today, resulting in a minimal volatility.
USD/JPY spikes to one month-highs after barrage of US data

USD/JPY spikes to one month-highs after barrage of US data

US yields advanced notably today, supporting the USD/JPY pair and sending it to one-month highs.
USD/JPY advances as USD strengthens broadly

USD/JPY advances as USD strengthens broadly

The greenback was broadly higher on Monday, trying to recover from Friday's selling.