USD/JPY hit fresh multi−year highs above 107.50

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Greenback gained momentum across the board ahead of the FOMC statement and pushed USD/JPY to fresh 6-year highs. Price broke above 107.40 and climbed to 107.56, reaching the strongest level since September 2008.

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USDJPY 107.59 0.11 0.39 0.68 5.12
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EURUSD 1.2948 -0.08 -0.04 0.24 -3.38
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