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Asian Stocks Down, Even as Calm Returns After Bond Market Selloff

Asia Pacific stocks were mostly down Tuesday morning, giving up some earlier gains even as recent bond markets sell off subsided and calmed investor nerves. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index slid 1.08%, with the Hang Seng Indexes Co. unveiling sweeping changes to the gauge on Monday. The changes include...

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Asian stocks rally, battered bond market tries for stability

Asian shares rallied on Monday as some semblance of calm returned to bond markets after last week’s wild ride, while progress in the huge U.S. stimulus package underpinned optimism about the global economy and sent oil prices higher. China’s official manufacturing PMI out over the weekend missed forecasts, but...

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