9/26, 7:07 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Asia tumbles after Wall Street selloff

Major stock indexes in Asia-Pacific traded lower on Monday following the latest selloff on Wall Street, as investors seemingly continued to show concerns over the global economic outlook. On the data front, Japan's private sector activity expanded slightly in September. Meanwhile, the country's officials noted that the yen intervention had "a certain effect."

In mainland China, the Shanghai Composite declined 0.18% at 7:03 am CET, while the Shenzhen Composite was flat a minute later. At 7:05 am CET, South Korea's Kospi Composite plummeted 2.92%, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.32% simultaneously.

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 slid 1.29% at 7:05 am CET. Japan's Nikkei 225 plunged 2.64% at 7:06 am CET. At the same moment, the dollar traded 0.59% higher against the yen, selling for 144.17000.

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