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Overnight Markets: US stocks retreat after Fed minutes
by Himanshu Singh on Feb 20, 2014 at 03:27
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index lost 1% to 136 as of 10:23 a.m. in Hong Kong. Japan’s Topix index shed 1.4% and South Korea’s Kospi index fell 0.7%.
New Zealand’s NZX 50 Index slipped 0.1% while Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index was little changed. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index fell 1.4% and Singapore’s Straits Times Index declined 0.1%. Taiwan’s Taiex Index slid 0.5%. China’s Shanghai Composite rose 0.3%.
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