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Ayai Tomisawa

INTERVIEW-Japan's Fukoku Life sets up 50 bln yen short-term fund to shield against volatility

22 Oct 2018

* Short-term fund may be used to buy foreign and domestic stocks on the dips

Nikkei falls as on hawkish Fed minutes, surprise decline in exports

18 Oct 2018

TOKYO, Oct 18 Japan's Nikkei fell on Thursday, as hawkish minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's last policy meeting knocked global sentiment and a surprise decline in exports hit machinery makers.

Nikkei falls on hawkish Fed minutes, weaker exports hammer machinery firms

18 Oct 2018

TOKYO, Oct 18 Japan's Nikkei fell on Thursday in choppy trade, as hawkish minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's last policy meeting knocked global sentiment and a surprise decline in exports hit machinery makers.

REFILE-Nikkei heavyweight shares rebound; retail stocks fall

16 Oct 2018

* Retail faces double whammy of tax hike and weak China demand

Nikkei heavyweight shares rebound but Apple suppliers, retail stocks fall

16 Oct 2018

* Retail faces double whammy of tax hike and weak China demand

Nikkei ends at 8-week low, U.S. FX comments hit automakers; Softbank sinks

15 Oct 2018

* Investors worry firms may have to cut profit forecasts after Mnuchin comment - analysts

Nikkei tumbles to 5-week low, U.S. FX comments hit manufacturers

15 Oct 2018

* Investors worry companies may have to cut profit forecasts after Mnuchin comment - analysts

Nikkei ends higher on robust Chinese exports, rising U.S. stock futures

12 Oct 2018

* Nikkei falls 4.6 pct for week, biggest weekly drop since March

Nikkei extends slide as investors shun risk; insurers sold

12 Oct 2018

* Nikkei has fallen 5.4 pct for week, biggest weekly drop since Feb

Nikkei suffers biggest daily drop since March amid global rout

11 Oct 2018

* Yaskawa Electric drags down other industrial equipment makers

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