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Japanese stocks ease to 1-1/2-week lows; Line, Z Holdings soar on merger talks

7:33am GMT

TOKYO, Nov 14 Japanese shares hit 1-1/2-week lows on Thursday after profit-taking set in as doubts over an interim U.S.-China trade deal grew, while Line Corp and Z Holdings jumped on news the Yahoo Japan operator was in merger talks with messaging app firm Line.

FOREX-Sterling holds gains as Brexit Party pledge eases hung parliament fears

12 Nov 2019

* Rising HK tensions, U.S.-China tariff rollback uncertainty weigh

FOREX-Pound holds gains as Brexit Party pledge eases hung parliament fears

12 Nov 2019

* Rising HK tensions, U.S.-China tariff rollback uncertainty eyed

FOREX-Dollar hovers near 3-1/2-week high amid cautious optimism on tariff rollbacks

11 Nov 2019

SINGAPORE/TOKYO, Nov 11 The dollar held near multi-week highs on Monday amid optimism that the United States and China would roll back tariffs that have hurt global growth.

Fidelity International sees more upside in Tokyo shares: Japan equity head

08 Nov 2019

TOKYO Fidelity International sees further gains in Japanese stocks next year and has started to invest in some value shares selectively, such as some automakers, the asset manager's Tokyo-based investment chief Takashi Maruyama told Reuters.

REFILE-Japan stocks edge up to 13-mth high on U.S.-China trade hopes, weaker yen

06 Nov 2019

TOKYO, Nov 6 Japan's benchmark Nikkei share average inched up to a fresh 13-month high on Wednesday as hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal, a weaker yen and rising bond yields buoyed exporters and financials.

Nikkei jumps to 13-month high as U.S.-China trade hopes brighten mood

05 Nov 2019

TOKYO, Nov 5 Japan's benchmark Nikkei share average leaped to 13-month highs on Tuesday after a long weekend, as U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators moved closer to sealing a preliminary deal and upbeat Wall Street stocks lifted investor sentiment.

Nikkei slips on trade deal worry, firmer yen; Keyence, Nintendo shine

01 Nov 2019

TOKYO, Nov 1 Japan's benchmark Nikkei share average fell on Friday as fresh concerns over the prospects for a U.S.-China trade deal lifted the safe-haven yen against the dollar, hitting exporters and other cyclical stocks.

FOREX-Dollar falls after Fed move, Chile cancels hosting APEC

31 Oct 2019

* Fed cuts rate by 25 bps as expected but signals a possible pause

FOREX-Dollar slips after Fed cuts but indicates a pause; BOJ decision eyed

31 Oct 2019

* Fed cuts rate by 25 bps as expected but signals a possible pause

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