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Asian markets trade mostly lower but China's indexes post gains

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Asian indices were mostly lower following Wall Street’s sell off in the previous exchange, however in mainland China the major indices rose.

The Shanghai Composite inched higher 0.1%, while the Shenzhen composite increased by a larger margin of 0.8%.

Over in Hong Kong, the Hang Seng traded slightly lower by 0.1% as Sands China and Galaxy Entertainment dropped by 1.1% and 2.1% respectively.

In Tokyo, the Nikkei 225 fell by 0.5% as SoftBank shed by 1.7% although Uniqlo’s owners, Fast Retailing increased by 2%.

Meanwhile in Seoul the Kospi fell by 0.5% and the Aussie ASX 200 also shed 0.2%.

 

 

 

Source: Smart Trend Team