Asia in consolidation mood before Yellen
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 10, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Remote/Stringer
An office worker walks past the board of the Australian Securities Exchange building displaying its logo in central Sydney April 5, 2013. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange February 3, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
People walk past an electronic information board at the London Stock Exchange in the City of London October 11, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
A pedestrian walks past electronic boards showing various countries' share prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Pedestrians walk past an electronic board showing various stock prices, which are reflected in a polished stone surface, outside a brokerage in Tokyo January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
A broker is pictured near a computer screen showing movements in the stock market (top graph) since the morning opening at the Colombo Stock Exchange February 6, 2014. Asian shares took a tentative step forward from five-month lows on Thursday, with...more
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