Friday, October 9, 2015   

Positive close for Nikkei
(01-21 14:20)

Stocks in Tokyo advanced 0.99 percent, lifted by a weaker yen as the Bank of Japan starts a two-day policy meeting. The benchmark Nikkei-225 index closed up 154.28 points at 15,795.96, while the Topix index of all first-section shares added 0.16 percent, or 2.09 points, to 1,295.95.—AFP
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China launches global yuan payments ‘superhighway’ (2 hrs 6 mins ago)
US jobless aid filings fall by 13,000 (2 hrs 29 mins ago)
Police seize data, documents from Volkswagen headquarters (2 hrs 31 mins ago)
US blue chips drop ahead of Fed minutes (2 hrs 33 mins ago)
Bank of England majority favored 0.5pc interest rate, minutes show (10-08 19:31)
Regina Miracle shares leap by 16pc on trading debut (10-08 17:13)
European benchmarks lower (10-08 16:55)
Nikkei closes lower (10-08 14:13)
Shanghai stocks leap by 3.8pc (10-08 12:38)
Pacific trade deal fails Hillary Clinton test (10-08 12:21)

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