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Asian shares subdued as global bond sell-off eases; sterling rises

10 October, 2018 9:40 am 9:40 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares barely moved on Wednesday after world stocks hit eight-week lows the previous day on worries about global economic growth, although the British pound stayed firm on hopes for a Brexit deal. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was flat, while Japan’s Nikkei average fell 0.4 percent and … Read More