Asian shares ease, euro near 6-week lows on Italian woes; gold jumps
Updated : October 03, 2018 08:37 AM IST
Japan's Nikkei eased 0.1 percent on a stronger yen while South Korea's KOSPI index slipped 1.3 percent. Australian shares were a touch firmer while New Zealand's benchmark index fell 0.3 percent.
That left MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan a shade weaker at 515.9 points.
The euro paused at $1.1553 after falling for five days in a row to $1.1506, the lowest since August 21.
Have you signed up for Primo, our daily newsletter?
It has all the stories and data on the market, business, economy and tech that you need to know.
THANK YOU! You made our day. See you every morning
YOUR EMAIL IS ON ITS WAY. Check your inbox for future updates.
To keep watching CNBC-TV18, India's No. 1 English Business News Channel, call your Cable or DTH Operator and subscribe now for just Rs. 4 per month. You can also subscribe to CNBC-TV18 Prime HD for Re 1/- per month.Find out more