Trading suspended in Tokyo, other bourses across Japan due to system problem

Trading suspended in Tokyo, other bourses across Japan due to system problem

TOKYO: Trading has been halted in all shares listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Thursday morning and on other bourses in Japan due to a problem with the system, reported Xinhua news agency, quoting the Japan Exchange Group Inc.

The Tokyo bourse said it has identified a glitch when it comes to transmitting trading data and receiving trading orders and cannot confirm when trading will resume.

Tokyo bourse’s off-hours trading will also be halted, officials said, adding that trading has also been suspended at bourses in Sapporo, Nagoya and Fukuoka.

–BERNAMA