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Financial stocks push Nikkei up

15h thehindubusinessline
Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Friday with financial stocks leading the gains after US yields rose, while GMO Internet soared after an activist fund called on the company to change its governance structure.

Nikkei edges up, helped by financials; adds 0.7 pct for the week

18h reuters
TOKYO, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average edged up on Friday with financial stocks leading the gains after U.S. yields rose, while GMO Internet soared after an activist fund called on the company to change its governance structure.

Nikkei edges up helped by financials; GMO soars

22h reuters
TOKYO, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average edged up on Friday morning with financial stocks leading the gains after U.S. yields rose, while GMO Internet soared after an activist fund called on the company to abolish its takeover defences and reduce the power of its founder.

Nikkei ends lower after hitting new 26-year high

2018-01-18 reuters
TOKYO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average ended lower on Thursday, pulling back from a new 26-year high as investors turned cautious, while real estate stocks and financial firms underperformed. (4-0)

Nikkei drops; mining, oil and shipping stocks lose ground

2018-01-17 thehindubusinessline
Japan's Nikkei share average dropped on Wednesday morning as mining, oil and shipping stocks lost ground, while Bitcoin-related stocks tumbled after the cryptocurrency's value slid on worries about tighter regulations. The Nikkei dropped 0.5 per cent to 23,823.95 in midmorning trade. (10-0)

Nikkei drops; mining, oil and shipping stocks lose ground, Bitcoin shares tumble

2018-01-17 reuters
TOKYO, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average dropped on Wednesday morning as mining, oil and shipping stocks lost ground, while Bitcoin-related stocks tumbled after the cryptocurrency’s value slid on worries about tighter regulations. (10-0)

Mizuho CEO Yasuhiro Sato to be succeeded by securities chief Tatsufumi Sakai

2018-01-15 japantimes.co.jp
Mizuho Financial Group Inc. said Monday that President and CEO Yasuhiro Sato will be succeeded by Tatsufumi Sakai, head of the group’s securities unit, effective April 1.

Mizuho hires GIB Capital banker for Saudi Arabia expansion

2018-01-15 japantimes.co.jp
DUBAI – Mizuho Financial Group Inc. hired GIB Capital LLC banker Khalid Al Ghamdi to head its Saudi Arabia business as the bank seeks to expand in the kingdom. (2-0)

Japan's Banks Are Yet to Grow a Taper Tail - Bloomberg Gadfly

2018-01-12 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (18-0)

Nikkei edges lower as strong yen bites; cryptocurrency stocks tumble

2018-01-11 reuters
TOKYO, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average ended lower on Thursday, hit by declines in automakers and electronic component makers as the strong yen soured investor appetite. (10-0)

Nikkei edges lower as strong yen bites; bank stocks up

2018-01-11 thehindubusinessline
Japan's Nikkei share average edged lower on Thursday morning, hit by declines in automakers and electronic component makers as the strong yen soured investor appetite. (6-0)

Nikkei edges lower as strong yen bites; banks higher

2018-01-11 reuters
TOKYO, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average edged lower on Thursday morning, hit by declines in automakers and electronic component makers as the strong yen soured investor appetite. (6-0)

Nikkei pauses after sharp gains; financial stocks rise

2018-01-10 reuters
TOKYO, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average took a breather on Wednesday after sharp gains, with some index-heavy stocks losing ground after the index hit a 26-year high in the previous session. (4-0)

Nikkei takes breather after sharp gains

2018-01-10 thehindubusinessline
Japan's Nikkei share average took a breather on Wednesday after sharp gains, with some index-heavy stocks losing ground after the index hit a 26-year high. The Nikkei fell 0.3 per cent to 23,798.90, staying slightly below its 26-year high of 23,951.61. (4-0)

Nikkei takes breather after sharp gains; Fast Retailing, Tokyo Electron fall

2018-01-10 reuters
TOKYO, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average took a breather on Wednesday after sharp gains, with some index-heavy stocks losing ground after the index hit a 26-year high. (4-0)

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