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Australian shares finished at their lowest in 2 months Wednesday, following a tech-led rout on Wall Street.
The S&P/ASX 200 index fell 2.2% to 5,878.6 at the close of trade. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index lost 1.3% to finish the session at 11,739.11.
Japanese shares Wednesday dropped to their lowest in more than a week as global risk sentiment soured after an extended selloff in US heavyweight tech and Internet companies.
The benchmark Nikkei share average closed 1.04% lower to 23,032.54, while the broader Topix lost 0.96% to 1,605.40.
China and Hong Kong stocks dropped Wednesday, following Wall Street’s tech fall overnight.
China’s start-up board ChiNext , which is up 42% YTD, slumped over 3% Wednesday.
China’s blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.5% to 4,622.56 pts at the end of the morning session, while the Shanghai Composite Index slipped 1.1% to 3,280.96 pts.
In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng index dropped 1% to 24,385.51 pts. The Hong Kong China Enterprises Index slid 1.1% to 9,725.97
Data as of 9 Sep 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||3:35am EDT||140.89||-1.32||-0.93%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||3:56am EDT||306.29||-2.90||-0.94%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||3:56am EDT||1,297.44||-9.33||-0.71%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||2:15am EDT||23,032.54||-241.59||-1.04%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||4:08am EDT||24,468.93||-155.41||-0.63%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||3:20am EDT||6,058.90||-131.30||-2.12%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||2:32am EDT||2,375.81||-26.10||-1.09%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:11am EDT||1,295.02||+1.22||+0.09%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||4:14am EDT||5,149.38||-94.70||-1.81%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||12:50am EDT||5,932.84||-101.19||-1.68%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||3:57am EDT||3,254.63||-61.79||-1.86%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||4:12am EDT||38,131.44||-233.91||-0.61%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||4:10am EDT||1,499.49||-19.83||-1.31%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||7 Sep 2020||231.90||+0.49||+0.21%|
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