What's up with the yen? Supposedly one of the go-to assets in times of risk aversion, the...

|By:, SA News Editor

What's up with the yen? Supposedly one of the go-to assets in times of risk aversion, the currency is moving higher even as the financial world seems saved for the moment. At ¥78.59, it's near an all-time high vs. the greenback, a level sure to draw protest from Japanese exporters, if not intervention by the government.