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Nikkei falls as Fed signals possible roll back of stimulus
June 20, 2013 / 12:11 AM / 4 years ago

Nikkei falls as Fed signals possible roll back of stimulus

TOKYO, June 20 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average fell
on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke
confirmed market fears that the U.S. central bank could trim its
bond buying programme later this year.
    The Nikkei dropped 1.1 percent at 13,100.86, while
the broader Topix shed 0.8 percent to 1,097.75.

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