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Hong Kong - Asian markets mostly rose on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve prepares to wrap up a key policy meeting, while Tokyo rallied days before an expected Bank of Japan stimulus announcement.

Promises of support from governments and central banks around the world since Britain's shock EU exit vote last month have provided the foundation for big gains across equities markets in recent weeks.

And now investors are hoping officials follow through in their first meetings since the June 23 ballot, which most experts had warned could hit the global economy.

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