Asian stocks ended the week with a loss, extending a string of weekly declines amid rising investor expectations of tapering by the U.S. Federal Reserve. Another concern was the policy-setting Third Plenum in China. "Expectations of a real aggressive growth strategy are quite high. It's positive long-term, but short-term the market may be disappointed from a lack of details," said Nader Naeimi, head of dynamic asset allocation at AMP Capital Investors in Sydney.
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