Yen Tumbling 9% Splits Top Forecasters From Futures

Yen Tumbling 9% Splits Top Forecasters From Futures

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The yen weakened beyond the 100 per dollar threshold this year for the first time since 2009 as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda implemented an unprecedented bond-buying program to help combat years of deflation.