Asian stocks, euro steady after sell-off

photoTOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks and the euro steadied on Tuesday, but sentiment remained fragile on concerns that efforts to contain the euro zone debt crisis were faltering and tougher rules to strengthen banks’ capital would further undermine their profits. Sentiment in Asia was already risk-averse, after the death of North Korea leader Kim Jong-il raised fears of regional instability and prompted investors to pull money out of riskier assets and into the safe-haven dollar on Monday. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia Pacific shares outside Japan inched up 0. …