What’s in your wallet?
The euro will be the top-performing currency in 2013 if all remains as-is throughout today, the year’s end. Reuters is reporting that the currency gained 26% percent against the yen this year.
Additionally, the U.S. dollar is on track for its best performance against the yen in 34 years, dating back to 1979, showing a 21% gain over the year.
… On Tuesday the euro slipped 0.2 percent to $1.3775 as the gap between U.S. two-year government bond yields and German yields widened, increasing the relative attractiveness of the dollar.