• FxWirePro: Asian markets in red, Gold slips below $1,190 Mark

    Source: FxWire Pro - Commentary / 15 Aug 2018 00:49:49   America/New_York

    All the major Asian indices were trading on a lower note on Wednesday. Gold was trading around $1,187 mark while silver was trading around $14.93 mark.

    Japan’s Nikkei was trading 0.97 pct lower at 22,138.50 points.

    Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 was trading 0.08 pct higher at 6,304.85 points.

    Shanghai composite index to open down 0.1 pct at 2,777.25 points and China's CSI300 index to open flat at 3,371.96 points.

    Taiwan stocks close was trading around 1.13 pct lower at 10,702.03 points.
     

    Hong Kong’s Hang seng was trading 1.53 pct lower at 27,330.55 points.

    Indian banks will remain closed in observance of Independence day.

    South Korean banks will be closed in observance of National Liberation Day.

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