The dollar is at a five-year high against the yen, making Japanese exports cheaper.
The yen has a tendency to rise when fears of volatility and a correction are increasing.
The latest economic growth figures from Japan show that recent policy measures have proven ineffective.
Election victories for the LDP give a mandate to push supportive economic reforms.
The U.S. Treasury unveils Secretary Jack Lew's signature on the fall line of U.S. currency.
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