MSCI’s Asia sans-Japan stock index was weaker by 1.09%.
China stocks fell Thursday, with major indexes posting their worst decliner in more than 6 months
The Shanghai Composite index ended down 1.91% to 3,505.18. The blue-chip CSI300 index was down 2.73% to 5,377.14.
The Shenzhen index ended down 2.93% and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was weaker by 3.632%.
Japanese shares suffered their biggest decliner in 6 months Thursday, tracking Wall Street, weighed by technology companies which have benefited from a recent rally in stocks.
The Nikkei share average fell 1.53% to 28,197.42, while the broader Topix slid 1.14% to 1,838.85.
Australian shares finished lower Thursday to record their worst session in 4 months.
The S&P/ASX 200 index dropped 1.9% to close at 6,649.7. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index finished 2.2% lower to 13,086.46
Data as of 28 Jan 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:39am EST||160.98||-1.82||-1.12%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:40am EST||355.17||-10.61||-2.90%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||5:34am EST||1,607.99||-14.11||-0.87%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||28,197.42||-437.79||-1.53%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||28,550.77||-746.76||-2.55%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||1:30am EST||6,917.60||-142.60||-2.02%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:03am EST||3,069.05||-53.51||-1.71%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:59am EST||1,468.51||-29.62||-1.98%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||5,979.39||-129.78||-2.12%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||27 Jan 2021||6,851.84||-11.77||-0.17%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:00am EST||3,505.18||-68.17||-1.91%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||5:50am EST||46,874.36||-535.57||-1.13%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||27 Jan 2021||1,580.62||+5.31||+0.34%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||27 Jan 2021||303.61||-27.12||-8.20%|