Asia bourses take a step back as post-Fed glow fades

What to watch Investors are turning their attention to the Bank of Japan’s policy decision on Tuesday ... Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.7 per cent, while in Hong Kong the Hang Seng was down 0.7 per cent. China’s Shanghai Composite edged up ... ( read original story ...)

China shares edge weaker in thin holiday trade

Metal shares fell in China with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 1.08% at 31076.92, while Hong Kong 's Hang Seng Index traded 0.28% lower at 21574.76. As well, the yuan was up against the dollar after the People's Bank of China set a stronger ... ( read original story ...)

Domestic markets end bearish; Nifty at 7-month low

Top losers in the Sensex-30 pack: Cipla (down 2.6 per cent), Axis Bank (down 2.2 per cent), ICICI Bank (down ... While Japanese financial markets were closed today for a public holiday, Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.28 per cent and Shanghai Composite ... ( read original story ...)

Weak global markets pull JSE down

The Hang ... Seng closed 0.28% down and the Shanghai composite was nearly a percent off. Tokyo did not trade‚ because of a public holiday. In Europe‚ the FTSE 100 was 0.32% stronger‚ outpacing marginal increases in the DAX 30 and the CAC 40. Deutsche ... ( read original story ...)