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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:24:36 GMT
The close: TSX gains; Dow, S&P 500 hit new highs
The Globe and Mail
Canada's main stock index advanced on Friday after the Bank of Japan's fresh stimulus measures drove most major sectors higher, while shares of gold miners slumped with the price of bullion. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:24:30 GMT
BofJ moves lift markets worldwide
The Bank of Japan's board voted five to four to accelerate purchases of Japanese government bonds, increasing its holdings at an annual pace of 80 trillion yen ($723.4 billion U.S.), while tripling its purchases of exchange-traded funds and real-estate ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:24:26 GMT
STOCKS SURGE TO RECORD HIGH: Here's What You Need To Know
1. The rally really began in Japan when two pieces of news crossed. First, Nikkei reported that Japan's $1.2 trillion behemoth Government Pension Investment Fund would ramp up its exposure to foreign and domestic stocks. Second, the Bank of Japan ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:24:23 GMT
S&P 500 Rallies to Record After Japan Boosts Economic Stimulus
U.S. equities joined a global rally as Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund said it will put half its holdings in local and foreign stocks, double previous levels, and invest in alternative assets. The Bank of Japan raised its annual target for monetary ...