Markets

  • ASX200 records three days straight of gains, rising 0.7%
  • Dollar continues to tumble, fetching $US1.0287
  • The Nikkei is down 1.3%, Hang Seng is up 0.2%, Shanghai is up 0.4%
  • Wall Street futures are about 0.1% higher, FTSE100 futures up around 0.3%
  • Gold is flat at $US1672, while WTI oil is down to $US96.05

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Overseas

  • US trade balance
  • Germany trade balance