BOJ easing lifts Nikkei to 4-month closing high
TOKYO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - The Nikkei average hit a four-month closing high on Wednesday, after the Bank of Japan eased monetary policy to bolster an export-driven economy struggling with sluggish global demand and fallout from a territorial dispute with China. The Nikkei climbed 1.2 percent to 9,232.21, its highest closing level since early May, while the broader Topix index gained 0.9 percent to 764.80.
- Tweet this
- Share this
- Digg this