FXstreet.com (San Francisco) - Forex: USD/JPY jumps above 100.00 to 4-year highs. Maximum since April 2009.
May 9, 2013
Forex: US Dollar Index testing highs around 82.35/40
Increasing risk aversion in combination with the US labour market data beating expectations were enough to propel the greenback to session highs, retaking the 82.00 handle and escalating to the vicinity...
After jumping around 120 pips from the 99.25 area in the latest few minutes, the Dollar has finally broken the 100.00 mark against the Japanese yen with the pair jumping above to trade around the 100.65, highest levels since April 2009.