Usd/jpy - 88.25 ... The greenback remained under pressure n fell to 88.22 this morning b4 trading sideways as rising regional bourses (DJI futures n Nikkei-225 were last trading up 77 points n 20 points respectively) continued to dampen the U.S. currency safe haven's appeal. Defense bids are building up around 88.05/15 with stops (sizeable) emerging below y'day's 8 & 1/2 month 88.01 low n 87.70/80 with demand fm Asian player placed further out around 87.50. On the upside, offers fm st specs are seen at 88.40/50 n 88.70 with mixture of offers n stops located at 89.00.