Daily Morning Report 31.01.2017

Daily Morning Report 31.01.2017

The yen rose against the dollar Tuesday as the BoJ left its monetary policy and raised its growth forecasts.

The dollar was off 0.11% at 113.65 yen at 02:15 ET. The dollar index was off 0.03% at 100.39.

The BoJ kept its excess reserves rate at minus -0.1%; 10-year bond yield target at close to zero.

The dollar weakened as Trump moved to sack the acting Attorney General as she declined to endorse his travel ban

The euro and sterling were steady. The BoE is also expected to leave policy on hold on Thursday.