William McInnes | Canberra Times
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William is a UTS journalism graduate and has worked at The Sydney Morning Herald. He now covers markets at the AFR and keeps a close eye on IPOs.

ASX extends losses as index heavyweights fall

ASX extends losses as index heavyweights fall

Australian shares extended their losses from the previous session on Wednesday, as the financial, material and energy stocks wiped $30.3 billion from the ASX board.

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Markets Live: ASX dives on energy, banks, materials

Markets Live: ASX dives on energy, banks, materials

The Australian sharemarket closed lower on Wednesday following a broad sell off on the market which saw energy, bank and mining stocks fall.

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ASX shares follow tech rout on Wall Street

ASX shares follow tech rout on Wall Street

Investors wiped $32 billion from the ASX boards on Tuesday, as they sold on the back of a slide in tech stocks on Wall Street.

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Energy stocks lead ASX rally from opening loss

Energy stocks lead ASX rally from opening loss

The Australian sharemarket rallied to a three-week high, ending Monday's session 0.3 per cent higher.

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Midterm results lift ASX to positive week

Midterm results lift ASX to positive week

Australian shares closed higher for the week despite a loss on Friday as the US midterm result returned some certainty to global markets.

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Markets Live: LendLease leads ASX further into the red

Markets Live: LendLease leads ASX further into the red

Australian shares have dropped further into the red through the afternoon's trading, led by LendLease who has extended its losses to almost 20 per cent.

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ASX pushes higher on midterm results

ASX pushes higher on midterm results

Australian shares climbed to a near three-week high, following a strong session on Wall Street on the back of the US midterm results.

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Markets Live: ASX closes trade at three-week high

Markets Live: ASX closes trade at three-week high

Australian shares closed higher on Thursday, buoyed by positive market sentiment on the back of the US midterm results.

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ASX advances on US midterm results

ASX advances on US midterm results

Australian shares advanced on Wednesday as the US midterm results were declared and so far in line with market expectations.

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Markets Live: ASX closes higher on midterm results

Markets Live: ASX closes higher on midterm results

Australian shares rose in the final few hours of trading after results in the US midterms were declared by multiple outlets, falling in line with market expectations.

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ASX ends six-day streak as healthcare falls

ASX ends six-day streak as healthcare falls

The sharemarket has kicked the week off with a loss, ending a streak that saw the market close in the black for six straight sessions.

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