Thursday, August 21, 2014   

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.   
Other Business breaking news:
China manufacturing growth eases in August: HSBC (36 mins ago)
Hang Seng dips at midday (1 hr 45 mins ago)
Nikkei up by break (08-21 11:07)
Nikkei higher at open (08-21 10:21)
Hong Kong stocks open lower (08-21 10:20)
Volvo Car reports return to profit on China sales (08-20 18:14)
Hang Seng finishes higher (08-20 16:28)
Nikkei closes flat (08-20 15:51)
StanChart fined over laundering controls (08-20 14:19)
Nikkei ends flat (08-20 14:18)

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