Nikkei 225 closes up +0.48% at 22,523.15

Positive tones for Japanese equities but closing near session lows again 22 Nov     
– high 22677.34
– low  22513.44
– Topix up +0.34% at 1777.08
Expect immediate offers/res at 112.30 and larger into 112.50…

FOMC minutes due Wednesday US time – preview

HSBC say that they
do not expect any major surprises to come from the minutes of the 31 October to 1 November meeting.

The Federal Open Market Committee meeting of the 31 October – 1 November meeting is due at 1900 GMT
on 22 November 2017