Usd/jpy - 88.55 ... U.S. jobless claims came in at 469,000, less than economists' forecast of 470,000 n below upwardly revised previous reading of 498,000. U.S. productivity rose to 6.9, higher than the expectation of 6.3%. The greenback rebounded against the Japanese yen on improved risk appetites (Dow Jones index futures rose by 15 points to 10402). Bids are located at 88.25/30 n 88.15 with stops seen below 88.00 option barrier. On the upside, offers are tipped at 88.60, 88.80/85 n 89.00.