| Oct 4, 2016

Tokyo stocks rise as yen falls

Stocks gained further ground on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday as the yen declined against the dollar. The Nikkei average advanced 136.98 points, or 0.83 percent, to finish at 16,735.65. On Monday, it rose 148.83 points. The Topix index closed up 9.49 points, ...

Sep 30, 2016

Japan fund managers add stocks in September, trim bonds

Japanese fund managers slightly increased exposure to equities in their model portfolios in September and trimmed their bond holdings after the Federal Reserve refrained from hiking interest rates, underpinning demand for riskier assets, a Reuters survey showed. The survey of five Japan-based fund managers ...