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A pedestrian looks at an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo June 2, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

A pedestrian looks at an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo June 2, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

A pedestrian looks at an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various countries outside a brokerage in Tokyo June 2, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
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Signage is seen on the London Stock Exchange building in central London on May 21, 2008. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

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