Tokyo's Nikkei down nearly 1% on profit-taking

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index lost nearly 1% on Wednesday on profit-taking while investors shrugged off the British parliament's vote against a Brexit deal.

The Nikkei 225 index fell 0.99% to close at 21 290.24 while the broader Topix index was down 0.84% at 1 592.07.

ZAR/USD
17.39
(+0.55)
ZAR/GBP
22.67
(+0.70)
ZAR/EUR
20.46
(+0.38)
ZAR/AUD
12.41
(+0.78)
ZAR/JPY
0.16
(+0.95)
Gold
1933.20
(+1.45)
Silver
25.77
(+3.80)
Platinum
943.00
(+2.44)
Brent Crude
44.46
(-1.09)
Palladium
2140.00
(+2.32)
All Share
57402.93
(+0.41)
Top 40
53058.76
(+0.43)
Financial 15
10225.10
(+0.09)
Industrial 25
76376.60
(+1.13)
Resource 10
58454.32
(-0.38)
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