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Nikkei 225

As of 15:00 29 July 2016 - Market closed
index value 16569.27 index change: 92.43 index change percentage: up 0.56%
Open
16359.68
Previous close
16569.27
52 week high
20808.69
52 week low
14952.02

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29.07.2016

09:12

Yen spikes as Japan keeps rates on hold

The Japanese yen jumped more than 2% against the US dollar after the Bank of Japan keeps rates on hold.

28.07.2016

09:50

Nikkei falls as Bank of Japan meets

Japan's Nikkei share index falls as the Bank of Japan starts two-day meeting on monetary policy.

27.07.2016

10:05

Japan shares up on stimulus reports

Japan's Nikkei share index closes up nearly 2% on reports that the government will launch a 28 trillion yen ($266bn) economic stimulus package.

26.07.2016

10:34

Nintendo shares steady after sharp fall

Shares in Japanese games company Nintendo rise slightly after record losses on Monday following a warning that the Pokemon Go success would have a limited impact on profits.

25.07.2016

09:29

Nintendo shares plunge on profit fears

Shares in Japanese gaming giant Nintendo fall sharply as the firm says the success of Pokemon Go will only have a limited impact on its earnings.

22.07.2016

09:52

Samsung sues Huawei over patents

Shares of Samsung Electronics are falling after the firm sues smartphone rival Huawei in multiple courts in China over alleged patent infringement.

21.07.2016

09:07

Japan stocks rise on $186bn stimulus bets

Japanese stocks rise on bets the government will unveil a stimulus package that could be double the size initially expected.

20.07.2016

09:26

McDonald's Japan up on Pokemon reports

McDonald's Japan shares rise as media reports suggest that Nintendo's Pokemon Go game will be launched there in a deal with the fast food chain.
06:16

Asian markets: The Pokemon Go effect

Japan's Nikkei 225 is heading for its first fall in seven sessions. It's down 03%.

After shooting higher over the last week or so, thanks to the popularity of its Pokemon GO game, Nintendo shares have fallen almost 11%.

McDonald's Japan has jumped 8% after a report said it would become the first sponsor of Pokemon Go.

Elsewhere, the Shanghai Composite is little changed. Hong Kong's Hang Seng is up 0.8%.

19.07.2016

09:04

Softbank shares slide 10% on ARM deal

Shares in Japan's Softbank have fallen 10% after being hit with a glut of sell orders following its purchase of ARM Holdings.
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