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Yuan nurses losses as fears grow about economic impact of China virus

12:54am GMT

TOKYO The yuan was mired near its weakest level in a month in offshore trade on Tuesday as heightened anxiety about the economic impact of a deadly new coronavirus in China battered riskier assets.

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Foreigners swap bets on Japan's stock index for select shares

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TOKYO Foreign investors are dumping derivatives contracts on Japan's TOPIX equity index but buying up individual, select company shares in a trade investors and analysts say is a vote of confidence in the earnings potential of companies.

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Japan stocks erase gains as China virus fears offset tech earnings hopes

24 Jan 2020

TOKYO, Jan 24 Japanese shares gave up early gains on Friday to trade little changed as fears over a rising death toll from the new coronavirus in China outweighed hopes of an improvement in earnings of technology companies.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Steep losses in China stocks hit Asia, oil tumbles as virus fears grow

23 Jan 2020

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares wilt, oil tumbles as China virus spreads

23 Jan 2020

TOKYO, Jan 23 Asian shares and U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as investors remained anxious about the spread of a new flu-like virus in China just as millions prepared to travel for the Lunar New Year.

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