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Overnight Markets: Wall Street declines as small-cap selloff resumes
by Himanshu Singh on May 15, 2014 at 04:31
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index declined 0.3% to 140 as of 11:03 a.m. in Tokyo. Japan’s Topix index lost 0.8% as the yen traded at 102 per dollar after gaining 0.4% yesterday.
South Korea’s Kospi index added 0.1%. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index was little changed and New Zealand’s NZX 50 Index lost 0.2%.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index advanced 0.6%. The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index of mainland companies traded in the city was little changed. The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.2%. Taiwan’s Taiex index slid 0.2%. Singapore’s Straits Times Index rose 0.1%.
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