Australian shares fell more than 2% Wednesday, with miners and financials suffering major blows, as investors tracked Wall Street futures lower.
The S&P/ASX 200 index ended 2.3% lower at 5,815.9, posting their 3rd straight session in the Red. The benchmark snapped a 5-month winning streak, and lost 1.4% during the Quarter.
In New Zealand, the benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index finished flat at 11,747.28.
Japanese shares fell Wednesday, tracking decline in US stock futures.
The Nikkei 225 Index dropped 1.5% to 23,185.12, pulling back from a 7-month high reached Tuesday. The broader Topix ended down 1.97% to 1,625.49.
China shares rose Wednesday as investors cheered upbeat factory activity surveys.
At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.45% at 3,238.86 and the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.63%
Data as of 30 September 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||3:41am EDT||142.51||-2.87||-1.97%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:59am EDT||301.10||+3.29||+1.10%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||5:30am EDT||1,317.06||+4.33||+0.33%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||23,185.12||-353.98||-1.50%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:08am EDT||23,459.05||+183.52||+0.79%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||3:19am EDT||6,009.30||-132.20||-2.15%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||29 Sep 2020||2,327.89||+19.81||+0.86%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||5:44am EDT||1,237.04||-20.30||-1.61%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||4:14am EDT||4,870.04||-9.06||-0.19%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||5,864.23||+22.63||+0.39%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:59am EDT||3,218.05||-6.31||-0.20%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||5:46am EDT||38,055.06||+81.84||+0.22%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||5:04am EDT||1,504.82||+0.92||+0.06%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||28 Sep 2020||244.90||-2.71||-1.09%|
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