Next video:
Loading the player...

Currency expert Boris Schlossberg discusses the factors that drive the often sizable, surprising moves in the Japanese yen.

  1. No results found.
Related Articles
  1. Investing

    FXY: Should You Short the Yen?

    Discover several reasons why investors may profit from short selling the Japanese yen against the U.S. dollar.
  2. Investing

    From Mrs. Watanabe To Abenomics: The Yen's Wild Ride

    Relatively recent upstarts like the euro and the yuan may hog the currency headlines these days, but for sheer drama and gut-wrenching volatility, no currency can match the venerable Japanese ...
  3. Investing

    Top 3 Japanese Yen (JPY) ETFs (FXY, YCL)

    Find out about currency exchange-traded funds, and learn about some of the best available ETFs that are focused on the Japanese yen.
  4. Investing

    Yen: The Safest Play Amid Brexit and Fed Rate Volatility (JPY)

    Why the Japanese yen has emerged as the safest haven for currency traders in the current economic situation.
  5. Trading

    What Forex Traders Need To Know About The Yen

    The Japanese Yen possesses some unique qualities that traders should know before jumping in.
  6. Trading

    Forex Tutorial: The Forex Market

    In this online tutorial, beginners and experts alike can learn the ins and outs of the retail forex market.
  7. Investing

    The Credit Crisis And The Carry Trade

    When boom times turned to bust, these trades proved devastating for traders and the broader markets.
  8. Investing

    Japan’s Exports Continue Losing Streak in March

    The Japanese policy makers are deeply concerned about the appreciating yen. Even a rise of 10% in the local currency this year will diminish the exports.
  9. Trading

    Volatility In The Yen Has Brought On Big Changes

    There's a difference between translation effects and the real effects that FX swings bring. We look at the difference, and how it's changing Japan.
  10. Trading

    4 Of The Most Popular Traded Currencies

    Every day, trillions of dollars trade in the forex market. Here are a few of the most popular currencies, and some characteristics for each.
Hot Definitions
  1. Cash Flow

    The net amount of cash and cash-equivalents moving into and out of a business. Positive cash flow indicates that a company's ...
  2. PLUS Loan

    A low-cost student loan offered to parents of students currently enrolled in post-secondary education. With a PLUS Loan, ...
  3. Graduate Record Examination - GRE

    A standardized exam used to measure one's aptitude for abstract thinking in the areas of analytical writing, mathematics ...
  4. Graduate Management Admission Test - GMAT

    A standardized test intended to measure a test taker's aptitude in mathematics and the English language. The GMAT is most ...
  5. Magna Cum Laude

    An academic level of distinction used by educational institutions to signify an academic degree which was received "with ...
  6. Cover Letter

    A written document submitted with a job application explaining the applicant's credentials and interest in the open position. ...
Trading Center