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Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed meeting, Tokyo closed

SEOUL, South Korea /March 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as some markets erased earlier gains ahead of the Federal Reserve’s first meeting since the appointment of its new chair, Jerome Powell. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index erased earlier gains to fall 0.1 percent to 31,516.84 after rising more … Continue reading Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed meeting, Tokyo closed

Asian stocks advance ahead of Fed meeting, Tokyo closed

SEOUL, South Korea /March 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  Asian stock markets advanced Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve’s first meeting since the appointment of its new chair, Jerome Powell. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index outperformed the region, up 1.2 percent to 31,941.52. China’s Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.5 percent to 3,306.09 and South … Continue reading Asian stocks advance ahead of Fed meeting, Tokyo closed