Bloomberg News

Nikkei 225 January Options Settle at 8,470.71, Traders Say

January 12, 2012

Jan. 13 (Bloomberg) -- Japan’s Nikkei 225 January options settled at 8,470.71, traders said.

The Nikkei 225 Stock Average rose 1 percent to 8,464.86 as of 9:09 a.m. in Tokyo. The gauge closed at 8,385.59 yesterday.

The settlement price, also known as the “special quotation,” of Nikkei 225 options is calculated after all stocks in the Nikkei begin trading.

--With assistance from Satoshi Kawano and Toshiro Hasegawa in Tokyo. Editor: Jason Clenfield.

To contact the reporter for this story: Yoshiaki Nohara in Tokyo at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Nick Gentle at

The Good Business Issue
blog comments powered by Disqus