You are here

Tokyo: Stocks jump 1.35% after Macron wins French presidency

42314108.1 (42429838) - 02_05_2017 - JAPAN-MARKET-STOCKS.jpg

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks rose 1.35 per cent at the start Monday after pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron swept his far-right rival Marine Le Pen in the French presidential election.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 263.31 points to sit at 19,709.01.


Market voices on: