Apr 3, 2015

TSE head Kiyota to become CEO of Japan Exchange Group

Tokyo Stock Exchange Inc. President Akira Kiyota will succeed Atsushi Saito as CEO of the bourse’s parent, Japan Exchange Group Inc., sources said Friday. Saito, 75, will retire after serving as head of Japan Exchange Group for two years since its launch following the ...

| Apr 2, 2015

Tokyo stocks rally on buybacks

Stocks rallied sharply Thursday on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, helped by buybacks and buying on dips after plunging the previous day. The 225-issue Nikkei average climbed 277.95 points, or 1.46 percent, to end at 19,312.79. On Wednesday, the key market gauge tumbled 172.15 points. ...

| Mar 24, 2015

Tokyo stocks fall on profit-taking

Stocks fell back on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday, weighed down by selling to lock in profits by investors concerned over short-term market overheating. The Nikkei 225 average shed 40.91 points, or 0.21 percent, to close at 19,713.45. On Monday, the key market ...