Tankan Manufacturers Index at -8, Best Since 2011

March 31 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Susan Li reports that confidence among big Japanese manufacturers saw its biggest increase since the recovery from the 2011 earthquake, as the quarterly Tankan for large manufacturers rose to minus 8 in March from minus 12 in December on expectations for more central bank easing to drive down the yen and boost stocks. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "First Up."

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