Nikkei Edges Down on Stronger Yen, Trump’s Protectionist Trade Stance
23 Jan 2017, 07:28 UTC+00
Japan's Nikkei share average saw a decline over 1% on Monday as exporters were hit by a stronger yen while sentiment was affected by concerns over U.S. President Donald Trump's reiteration of his protectionist, 'American First' trade views.
The index declined 1.3% to 18, 891.03. Meanwhile, the Topix fell to 1,514.63 and the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 shed 1.3% to 13, 567.32....