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TOKYO | Stock markets rise ahead of Fed rate decision

TOKYO — Global stocks rose Wednesday as investors awaited an expected interest rate increase from the Federal Reserve and looked for hints of further hikes this year. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 was up 0.3 percent at 5,468 and Germany’s DAX rose 0.2 percent to 12,868. Britain’s FTSE 100 gained 0.5 percent to 7,741. U.S. … Continue reading TOKYO | Stock markets rise ahead of Fed rate decision