Nikkei 225 Futures Fall After BOJ Policy Statement

Japanese stock futures fell after the central bank issued a policy statement.

Nikkei 225 Stock Average futures traded in Singapore climbed 0.6 percent to 13,940 as of 11:59 a.m. in Tokyo. Before the Bank of Japan announcement, the Nikkei 225 advanced 0.7 percent to 13,926.22 at the trading break in Tokyo. The broader Topix index added 0.4 percent to 1,159.38.

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