Tokyo's Nikkei extends longest-ever winning streak

 24 Oct 2017 - 9:20

Tokyo's Nikkei extends longest-ever winning streak

AFP

Tokyo: Tokyo's benchmark stock index rose again Tuesday, extending the longest winning streak in its nearly 70-year history.

The Nikkei 225 gained 0.50 percent, or 108.52 points, to finish at 21,805.17, logging its 16th consecutive day of gains, while the broader Topix index rose 0.67 percent, or 11.67 points, to 1,756.92.