China stocks rebounded Monday, bolstered by hopes of more policy support to shore up the world’s 2nd-largest economy hit by the COVID chao.
The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.9% at 4,934.84, and the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.7% at 3,369.12.
Japanese shares closed higher Monday as progress on COVID-19 vaccine roll-outs globally lifted risk sentiment, while a Bank of Japan survey showed business sentiment in December improved at the fastest pace in 20 yrs.
The Nikkei share average rose 0.3% at 26,732.44, rebounding from its 1st weekly loss in 6. The broader Topix gained 0.48% at 1,790.52, its highest close since October 2018.
Australian shares finished higher Monday, on gainers in techs after Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine was authorised in the US.
The S&P/ASX 200 index was up 0.14% at 6,651.6 pts by 1140 GMT. In New Zealand, the benchmark was down 0.2% to 12,890.59 pts by 1140 GMT
Data as of 14 Dec 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:35am EST||156.55||+0.74||+0.47%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:36am EST||323.84||-2.93||-0.90%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||6:29am EST||1,571.33||+4.95||+0.32%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||26,732.44||+79.92||+0.30%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||26,389.52||-116.35||-0.44%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:26am EST||6,900.30||+13.90||+0.20%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:01am EST||2,762.20||-7.86||-0.28%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:44am EST||1,476.13||-6.54||-0.44%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||6,012.52||+74.19||+1.25%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||13 Dec 2020||7,281.35||+35.19||+0.49%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:59am EST||3,369.12||+21.93||+0.66%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:06am EST||46,253.46||+154.45||+0.34%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||13 Dec 2020||1,662.74||-21.84||-1.30%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||13 Dec 2020||282.11||+5.29||+1.91%|
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