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Australian shares finished higher Wednesday, supported by gains in financial and energy stocks, on hopes that the US is nearing a deal on a stimulus package.
The S&P/ASX 200 index .AXJO closed 0.1% higher at 6,191.80. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index .NZ50 slipped 0.2% to 12,432.61.
Japanese shares closed higher Wednesday as optimism that U.S. lawmakers could reach an agreement on a pre-election stimulus package lifted riskier assets globally.
The benchmark Nikkei share average settled 0.31% higher at 23,639.46. The broader Topix gained 0.73% at 1,637.60.
Hong Kong shares ended higher for a 4th session running Wednesday, as hopes for a new round of US fiscal stimulus and strong Q-3 results due to China’s accelerated economic recovery boosted sentiment.
At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was up 184.88 points or 0.75% at 24,754.42. The Hang Seng China Enterprises index rose 0.9% at 10,077.78
Data as of 21 October 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||3:36am EDT||143.57||+1.00||+0.70%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:59am EDT||320.80||+1.87||+0.59%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||5:02am EDT||1,363.19||-7.18||-0.52%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||23,639.46||+72.42||+0.31%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:08am EDT||24,754.42||+184.88||+0.75%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||2:19am EDT||6,403.10||+6.30||+0.10%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||5:01am EDT||2,370.86||+12.45||+0.53%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||5:18am EDT||1,217.71||+7.04||+0.58%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||4:14am EDT||5,096.45||-3.39||-0.07%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||6,278.59||+165.88||+2.71%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:59am EDT||3,325.02||-3.08||-0.09%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||5:17am EDT||40,419.65||-124.72||-0.31%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||4:59am EDT||1,492.40||-18.57||-1.23%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||19 Oct 2020||260.16||-0.38||-0.15%|
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