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Dollar Leaps above 110 Yen on French Presidential Vote

Dollar Leaps above 110 Yen on French Presidential Vote

   Tokyo, April 24 (Jiji Press)--The dollar jumped above 110 yen in Tokyo trading on Monday as the euro soared versus other major currencies on a pro-European Union candidate's lead in Sunday's first-round vote in the French presidential election.
    At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at 110.07-07 yen, up from 109.19-24 yen at the same time Friday. The euro was at 1.0856-0856 dollars, up from 1.0721-0724 dollars, and at 119.49-51 yen, up from 117.07-09 yen.

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