BLOOMBERG ASIA INDEX 3 Month Change
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BLOOMBERG ASIA INDEX-0.150-0.089%
The Bloomberg Asia Index is a capitalization weighted index. It was developed with a base value of 100 as of February 23, 2007.

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Dollar Weakens After Yellen Speech; Topix Swings as Beans Rally

The dollar dropped against major peers, with the British pound at the highest level in 4 1/2 years, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the central bank has a “continuing commitment” to support the economy. Oil and soybeans climbed.

China Rate Swaps Drop Most Since June as Some Reserve Ratios Cut

China’s interest-rate swaps fell by the most since June after the government said it will lower reserve-requirement ratios at some rural banks.

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