China shares are higher Wednesday with IT firms leading gainers, as investors cheered a dozen internet platform companies pledging to avoid anti-competitive behaviors, after e-Commerce giant Alibaba was fined a record $2.75-B last wk for such practices. At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.15% at 3,401.72, while the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.31%.
Japanese shares finished lower Wednesday: The Nikkei was off 0.44% to 29,620.99, while the broader TOPIX ended -0.33% to 952.18.
Australian shares climbed to a 13-month highs Wednesday, led by gains in gold stocks and tech firms, while New Zealand’s benchmark bourse hit a 2-month high after iys central bank left interest rates at a record low.
The S&P/ASX 200 settled 0.7% higher at 7,023.1, New Zealand’s S&P/NZX 50 rose 0.8% to 12,751.4
Data as of 14 April 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:59am EDT||170.97||-0.48||-0.28%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||2:59am EDT||350.12||+4.96||+1.44%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||2:59am EDT||1,715.91||+0.00||+0.00%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||29,620.99||-130.62||-0.44%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:13am EDT||28,841.29||+344.04||+1.21%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||2:53am EDT||7,280.60||+49.60||+0.69%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||2:30am EDT||3,182.38||+13.30||+0.42%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||12 Apr 2021||1,541.12||-25.22||-1.61%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:30am EDT||6,036.83||+109.40||+1.85%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||6,523.21||+65.42||+1.01%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:00am EDT||3,416.72||+20.25||+0.60%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||13 Apr 2021||48,544.06||+660.68||+1.38%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||3:14am EDT||1,596.35||-1.36||-0.09%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||12 Apr 2021||441.71||-10.22||-2.26%|
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