Asian markets close the week on a high

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Also gained Asian markets continued taking gains following Wall Street’s performance.

Chinese mainland index, the Shanghai Composite inched higher by 0.4%, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose by 1.3% with Sunny Optical, AAC and Tencent all gaining 6%, 3.6% and 3.2% respectively.

Japan’s Nikkei 225 advanced by 1% as Japan Steel rose by 6% and SoftBank Group also gained 1.7%.

Meanwhile the South Korean Kospi climbed by 0.9% as SK Hynix jumped by 5% and Samsung too rose by 3.7%.

Ending the round-up, the Aussie ASX 200 increased by 0.7% with the banking and energy sector enjoying gains, more notably Westpac and Beach energy adding 0.6% and 2.4% respectively.



Source: Smart Trend Team