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.
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