Japan’s Nikkei 225 May options settled at 9,019.35, traders said.
The Nikkei 225 Stock Average rose 0.2 percent to 9,030.57 as of 9:14 a.m. in Tokyo. The gauge closed at 9,009.65 yesterday. The settlement price, also known as the “special quotation,” of Nikkei 225 options is calculated after all stocks on the benchmark equity gauge begin trading.
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