The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

The intraday action in Nikkei futures after the close of market, May 30-31, 2013.
The intraday action in Nikkei futures after the close of market, May 30-31, 2013.
(Bloomberg/)

SCOTT BARLOW

What made Japanese markets explode higher after the close?

ROB Insight is a premium commentary product offering rapid analysis of business and economic news, corporate strategy and policy, published throughout the business day. Visit the ROB Insight homepage for analysis available only to subscribers.

Don’t worry about the five per cent point swoon in the Nikkei last night – that information’s already outdated.