World Markets

Asian markets finished broadly higher on Friday with shares in China leading the region. The Shanghai Composite is up 2.07% while Hong Kong's Hang Seng is up 0.47% and Japan's Nikkei 225 is up 0.18%.

Asian Indexes

  Index Country Change % Change Level Last Update
  Australia ASX All Ordinaries Australia -11.60 -0.19% 6,057.60 Sep 18
  Shanghai SE Composite Index China +67.65 +2.07% 3,338.09 Sep 18
  Hang Seng Hong Kong +114.56 +0.47% 24,455.41 Sep 18
  Mumbai Sensex India -134.03 -0.34% 38,845.82 Sep 18
  Nikkei 225 Japan +40.93 +0.18% 23,360.30 Sep 18
  Taiwan TSEC 50 Index Taiwan +2.88 +0.02% 12,875.62 Sep 18

World Currencies

Currencies vs. USD $1= % Change
 
Canada Dollar 1.3205 +0.3000%
 
European Euro 0.8447 +0.0770%
 
United Kingdom Pound 0.7742 +0.4346%
 
Japan Yen 104.5650 -0.1671%
Data as of Sep 17