Market see selloff following tumble on Wall Street
- Asian Market
- 2 months ago
Asian markets saw a sell-off on early Wednesday following a plunge on Wall Street overnight.
In Japan, the Nikkei 225 fell 1.43 percent in the morning while the Topix index shed 1.54 percent. South Korea's Kospi also saw losses in early trade as it declined by 1.31 percent minutes into its market open.
Stocks in Australia saw sustained weakness in the morning. The ASX 200 fell 1.18 percent, with almost all sectors seeing losses. The heavily weighted financial subindex shed 0.7 percent.