Around the region, MSCI’s Asia sans-Japan stock index was firmer by 0.75%, while Japan’s Nikkei index closed 0.5% higher.
Australian shares inched up Tuesday, as gains in miners offset losses in financials.
The S&P/ASX 200 index ended 0.2% higher at 5,944.5, gaining for a 3rd session running.
New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell 0.2% to 11,132.58 in a 2nd straight session of losses.
Chinese shares ended higher Tuesday, as investors were reassured by President Trump’s assertion that the trade deal between China and the United States remains in place.
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.18% at 2,970.62.
The blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.48%, with its financial sector sub-index lower by 0.16% and the Real Estate index down 0.55%.
The smaller Shenzhen index gained 0.56% and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was higher by 1.672%
Data as of 23 June 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:59am EDT||139.27||+0.72||+0.52%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||3:10am EDT||294.96||+3.63||+1.25%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||3:10am EDT||1,194.79||+10.53||+0.89%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||22,549.05||+111.78||+0.50%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:26am EDT||24,837.34||+326.00||+1.33%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||3:22am EDT||6,069.30||+11.30||+0.19%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||2:32am EDT||2,131.24||+4.51||+0.21%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||3:27am EDT||1,356.09||+3.91||+0.29%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:42am EDT||4,894.60||-24.23||-0.49%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||6,297.78||-49.65||-0.78%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:11am EDT||2,970.62||+5.35||+0.18%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||3:26am EDT||35,235.08||+323.76||+0.93%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||3:27am EDT||1,502.48||-8.76||-0.58%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||21 Jun 2020||223.88||-1.42||-0.63%|
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