Morning Briefing: Stock markets resilient following terror attacks

Morning Briefing: Stock markets resilient following terror attacks

Morning Briefing: Stock markets resilient following terror attacks Stock markets resilient following terror attacks
Global stock markets have rebounded following the terrorist attacks in Belgium. Wednesday has seen thin trade ahead of the Easter holidays and Asian markets have closed with narrow losses, except Shanghai. Analysts say that the markets have largely recovered from an earlier move towards safe havens.

European markets have also shown strength in the face of the Brussels atrocity and are currently trading higher.

Wall Street and Toronto are expected to open flat.
 
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North America (previous session)
US Dow Jones 17,582.57 (-0.23 per cent) +5.79 per cent -3.01 per cent
TSX Composite 13,493.49 (-0.50 per cent) +5.72 per cent -9.79 per cent
 
Europe (at 5.30am ET)
UK FTSE 6,201.27 (+0.14 per cent) +4.01 per cent -11.88 per cent
German DAX 10,074.13 (+0.84 per cent) +6.98 per cent -15.31 per cent
 
Asia (at close)
China CSI 300 3,236.09 (+0.32 per cent) +4.75 per cent -18.53 per cent
Japan Nikkei 17,000.98 (-0.28 per cent) +5.91 per cent -13.94 per cent
 
Other Data (at 6.30am ET)
Oil (Brent) Oil (WTI) Gold Can. Dollar
41.46
(-0.79 per cent)
41.07
(-0.92 per cent)
1233.60
(-1.20 per cent)
U$0.7643
 
Aus. Dollar
U$0.7582

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