Asian Markets off

Tuesday, 19 April 2011 07:07

After the EU and US markets getting hit yesterday there was little chance the Asian markets would not suffer the same consequence.

Nikkei off 135.45 points or -1.41%, Hang Seng off 342.05 points or -1.44 and still trading. Shanghai, BSE, Jakarta, KL are all trading lower.

Australia and New Zealand are trading lower with ALL ORD off 70.40 points or -1.44% and the S&P 200 is off 67.20 or -1.38% and the NZSE off 29.03 points or -.83%.