Pedestrians stand in front of an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo

Pedestrians stand in front of an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo

Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 1, 2016. Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon

December 12, 2016 11:42 AM (UTC+8)