Monday, April 27, 2015   

Stronger yen weighs on Nikkei
(07-10 14:14)

Tokyo stocks lost 0.56 percent Thursday as weak data and a stronger yen weighed on the Japanese market, after the US Federal Reserve signaled its intention to end its long-running stimulus later this year.
The Nikkei 225 index ended down 86.18 points to 15,216.47 while the Topix index of all first-section issues was down 0.91 percent, or 11.57 points, to finish at 1,259.25.   
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Capgemini to buy IGATE in US$4 billion US expansion push (26 mins ago)
Canon income tumbles by 29pc (28 mins ago)
Consolidation looms for China's state companies (2 hrs 7 mins ago)
Fitch cuts indebted Japan's credit rating (2 hrs 36 mins ago)
Hang Seng, Shanghai rally (04-27 16:56)
HSBC shares touch a new high in HK and London (04-27 16:53)
Deutsche Bank sheds assets, cuts borrowing (04-27 16:06)
Nikkei flat by break (04-27 12:20)
Nikkei climbs (04-27 10:20)

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