Mobile message app Line eyes listing on TSE in July

Jun 1, 2016

Mobile message app Line eyes listing on TSE in July

Mobile messaging service provider Line Corp. will likely make its debut on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in July, with the bourse set to soon approve the listing, sources said Wednesday. Line is expected to have a market capitalization of around ¥600 billion when it ...

| Mar 24, 2016

Nikkei drops below 17,000

Stocks lost further ground Thursday, weighed down by an overnight fall in U.S. equities, sending the key Nikkei average below 17,000. The 225-issue Nikkei lost 108.65 points, or 0.64 percent, to close at 16,892.33 on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, its first finish below 17,000 ...

| Mar 17, 2016

Tokyo stocks slide on yen's rise

Stocks fell for the third consecutive session on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Thursday, due chiefly to selling of large-cap export-oriented names, reflecting the yen’s appreciation. The Nikkei average lost 38.07 points, or 0.22 percent, to end at 16,936.38. On Wednesday, it fell 142.62 ...

| Feb 19, 2016

Nikkei tumbles 230 points on yen rise

Stocks turned sharply lower Friday, dragged down by selling over the yen’s rise and a lack of fresh incentives. The Nikkei average tumbled 229.63 points, or 1.42 percent, to end at 15,967.17 on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. On Thursday, it jumped 360.44 points. The ...