Archive for December 25th, 2018

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A 5% Plunge in Japanese Share Prices on Christmas Day

December 25, 2018

Almost all markets are closed this Christmas Day, Japan’s being the most notable exception. The Nikkei 225 lost 1,010 points or 5.0% while the Topix index dropped 4.9% in continuing panic following yesterday’s largest slide ever in U.S. share prices on the last business day before Christmas. Equities in other open markets fell 2.3% in […] More