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After a computer glitch that brought trading to a grinding halt for one full day in October exposed the Tokyo bourse's unpreparedness for contingencies, some experts say more investment in human resources will be key to strengthening its risk management capabilities.

Although a temporary suspension is not uncommon globally, shutting down for an entire session on Oct.1 was an embarrassment for the Tokyo Stock Exchange, which has been banking on information technology to give it a competitive edge.

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