Yen Gains Versus Peers on Safety Bid Amid Europe, U.S. Concerns

Yen Gains Versus Peers on Safety Bid Amid Europe, U.S. Concerns

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A dealer works on the trading floor of a foreign exchange brokerage in Tokyo. The yen fetched 96.91 per euro as of 8:37 a.m. in Tokyo from 96.84 yesterday, when it touched 96.51, the strongest level since Dec. 1, 2000.