World Markets

Asian markets finished broadly higher on Friday with shares in China leading the region. The Shanghai Composite is up 1.24% while Japan's Nikkei 225 is up 0.40% and Hong Kong's Hang Seng is up 0.34%.

Asian Indexes

  Index Country Change % Change Level Last Update
  Australia ASX All Ordinaries Australia -6.30 -0.10% 6,190.90 May 18
  Shanghai SE Composite Index China +39.02 +1.24% 3,193.30 May 18
  Hang Seng Hong Kong +105.76 +0.34% 31,047.91 May 18
  Mumbai Sensex India -300.82 -0.86% 34,848.30 May 18
  Nikkei 225 Japan +91.99 +0.40% 22,930.36 May 18
  Taiwan TSEC 50 Index Taiwan -2.97 -0.03% 10,830.84 May 18

World Currencies

Currencies vs. USD $1= % Change
 
Canada Dollar 1.2904 0.0000%
 
European Euro 0.8480 0.0000%
 
United Kingdom Pound 0.7423 0.0000%
 
Japan Yen 110.7500 0.0000%
Data as of 6:43am ET