Reports of BOJ ETFs buying lifts Nikkei higher

The Japanese benchmark, the Nikkei 225 index, turns positive and reverts towards daily tops of 19,597.50, having staged a recovery from 19,498 lows. The recovery is mainly attributed to the latest headlines, citing that the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is said to be buying ETFs of the Japanese stocks.

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