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Global Markets: BOJ bond tweak buoys yen, stocks rally rumbles on

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By Marc JonesLONDON (Reuters) - A tweak to the Bank of Japan's bond-buying programme shunted the yen higher on Tuesday, while gains from commodity stocks as oil hit its highest since 2015 helped world shares maintain their flying start to the year.MSCI's all-country world stocks index posted another record high as Europe's main markets shrugged off a tech wobble in Asia and instead cheered Christmas trading updates, the oil gains and more forecast-beating data from Germany.Wall Street was expected to inch to fresh peaks too when trading resumes, though there will be plenty of cross-market ...

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First Published: Tue, January 09 2018. 18:52 IST