Asian equities gained early on Thursday, lifted by another record-high close on Wall Street, while the euro probed recent lows against the dollar amid market speculation the U.S. MSCI's broadest index... more 
Asian equities gained early on Thursday, lifted by another record-high close on Wall Street, while the euro probed recent lows against the dollar amid market speculation the U.S. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.15 percent. The Dow closed at a record high overnight, boosted by merger news and strong earnings from blue chips such as Intel Corp. The euro stood at $1.3527, not far from a one-month low of $1.3520 hit the previous day. less 
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