Pedestrians are reflected on a share prices board in Tokyo on Thursday. Photo: AP Pedestrians are reflected on a share prices board in Tokyo on Thursday. Photo: AP
Pedestrians are reflected on a share prices board in Tokyo on Thursday. Photo: AP

Tokyo stocks close 2.45pc lower after US stimulus cut

Tokyo stocks sank more 2.45 per cent on Thursday, sparked by worries over capital withdrawal from emerging markets as the US Federal Reserve scaled back its stimulus programme.

Pedestrians are reflected on a share prices board in Tokyo on Thursday. Photo: AP Pedestrians are reflected on a share prices board in Tokyo on Thursday. Photo: AP
Pedestrians are reflected on a share prices board in Tokyo on Thursday. Photo: AP
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