Nikkei rises to 2-week high after Greece offers new proposals to avert default

lunes 22 de junio de 2015 02:14 GYT
 

TOKYO, June 22 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose
to a two-week high on Monday on hopes that 11th-hour proposals
from Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras would appease its
creditors and help avert a default.
    The Nikkei share average ended 1.3 percent higher at
20,428.19, the highest closing level since June 8.
    The broader Topix gained 1.1 percent to 1,648.61 and
the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 also gained 1.1 percent to
14,882.15.
        

 (Reporting by Ayai Tomisawa; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore)