Nikkei rises for fourth day after Greek deal, bolder easing hope

Tue Nov 27, 2012 6:04am GMT

TOKYO, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose
to a seven-month closing high on Tuesday, as sentiment was
supported by a deal on cutting Greece's debt lending and a
comment from Japan's opposition leader calling for bolder
monetary easing.
    The Nikkei was up 0.4 percent at 9,423.30, its
fourth straight day of gains. The broader Topix added
0.3 percent to 781.60.

After wave of QE, onus shifts to leaders to boost economy

DAVOS, Switzerland - Central banks have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.