Thursday, October 02, 2014

Japan goes against global trends with the Nikkei up nearly seven percent for the quarter


Japanese customers Tokyo Copyright Peter Hanami 2006

 Picture: Japanese Customers, Tokyo



"Japan bucked the global trend, with the Nikkei lifting 6.67 per cent for the quarter as the yen continued to fall against the US dollar to the benefit of exporters"



Source: US and Japan buck equities trend
By Michael Koziol
Australian Financial Review
Thursday 2nd October, 2014, page 33