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Asian equities dive because risk worries surge
On Wednesday, Asian equities declined because geopolitical risks edged up, while financial markets took a fresh cue from Wall Street.
Japan's Nikkei 225 slumped 1.44%, Australia's S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.36%.
As Australia reported, its third quarter GDP gained 0.6% versus a 0.7% jump observed on quarter.
Equities of Rio Tinto edged down 1.88%. Additionally, Fortescue Metal slumped 0.54%, BHP decreased 1.68%. As for junior miners, they dived with South32 shares losing 3.11%.
The Shanghai Composite edged down 0.60%, the Hang Seng index dived 0.98%,
Meanwhile, Bitcoin kept climbing in Asia, hitting $12,205.46.
Overnight, the S&P 500 headed south 0.4%t being worth 2,629.57. As for the Dow Jones industrial average, it concluded 109.41 points lower demonstrating a reading of 24,180.64.
The Nasdaq composite managed to erase earlier revenues, diving 0.2% and reaching 6,762.21. Besides this, the index also demonstrated a three-day losing marathon.
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On Wednesday, September 22, Microsoft will be holding a product launch. The event starts at 18:00 GTM + 3.
This week may be the most important since the year started as the Fed assess the economic outlook and the US presents fresh NFP readings.
S&P Global, a private banking company, will release a monthly change in British Flash Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) on January 24, 11:30 GMT+2. The index is a leading indicator of economic health as businesses react quickly to market conditions, and purchasing managers hold the most current and relevant insight into the company's view of the economy.
The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics will publish the US Consumer Price Index (CPI) m/m on January 12 at 15:30 GMT+2. The index measures a change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers.