Nikkei 225 closes up +0.27% at 18,861.27.48

Japanese equities a little firmer as yen steadies 5 April
– Topix +0.01% at 1504.66
– USDJPY 110.70
Expect offers/res into 110.80 then 111.00. Demand/bids 110.50 and into 110.30