First Word Asia: In the Land of the BearsBloomberg News
Feb. 12, 2016
Stocks plummeted in Tokyo, with the Topix index headed for its biggest weekly loss since 2008, as global equities plunged into a bear market and the yen rose to its highest level in 15 months. Banks in Asia, Europe and the U.S. were under pressure.
Bloomberg's Doug Krizner and Bryan Curtis spoke with Evan Lucas, market stategist at IG Ltd., and Satyajit Das, author of Extreme Money, about current market conditions.
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