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A trademark for a Japanese stock-market index composed of 225 actively traded, large cap stocks on the Tokyo Stock Exchange weighted by share price. This index is often referred to as the Nikkei 225.


(ˈni keɪ)
1. an index showing the average closing prices of 225 stocks on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
2. an American of Japanese descent.
[1975–80; < Japanese]
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Japanese banks are arranging a syndicated loan to help an acquisition by Nikkei Inc, considered to be the biggest financial daily in Japan, according to Reuters.
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The ambassador briefed the president and the Nikkei executives about the positive performance of Pakistans economy following the fiscal reforms and underlined the positive rating by the international financial institutions, said a press release issued here by PID on Saturday.
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Commenting on the announcement, Tsuneo Kita, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nikkei said, "We are delighted to announce our partnership with Monocle today.
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Nikkei Asia is an annual event to recognize 3 individuals and organizations throughout Asia (except for Japan) with outstanding achievement and influence in improving life quality and establishing sustainable development in the region.
Investors sold stock index futures to limit losses, prompting the benchmark Nikkei average to plunge more than 300 points at one point, according to Japan's (Nikkei.
The comprehensive features and capabilities of the Brightcove platform enable Nikkei to provide a high quality, interactive and engaging user experience for online audiences around the world.
The Nikkei's decline in the afternoon was driven by flows in Nikkei futures, said Hideki Horikawa, a senior adviser at Himawari Securities Inc's investment advisory division.
Established in 1996 to commemorate the 120th anniversary of Nikkei Inc.