The Japanese government has selected JP Morgan among the 11 underwriters for a planned IPO of state-owned Japan Post.
Business sentiment in Japan improved in the three months to September, the Bank of Japan's Tankan survey showed on Wednesday.
A US regulator said it is seeking a permanent trading ban against Daniel Shak after he violated a partial ban on certain futures dealing.
October could have a list of market demons to contend with—from a U.S. monetary policy shift to geopolitical issues that include Hong Kong.
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