Dollar surges on yen after fresh BoJ easing

The dollar surged past the 94-level against the yen on Thursday after the Bank of Japan unveiled fresh easing measures aimed at stoking the world's third-largest economy.

The greenback jumped as high as 94.20 yen in Tokyo forex trading after the announcement, from 92.94 earlier in the day, while the euro climbed to 120.84 yen from 119.39 yen in the morning.