Total Asian MSCI index fell by 3.86 percent.The collapse of the American stock exchange was provoked by the fall in other markets, particularly China, Japan, South Korea and even New Zealand, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Informant.
By the morning Moscow time Shanghai CSI 300 index sank more than four percent drop in the benchmark Hong Kong Hang Seng has exceeded three percent, the Japanese Topix about 3.5%, the Nikkei fell by four per cent, the Korean Kospi index sank 3.5 percent.
Total Asian MSCI index fell by 3.86 percent. Among the leaders of the fall were the technological giants of China – Tencent, Alibaba and others. In the red also shares the Asian financial sector, for example, paper Japanese SoftBank fell by six percent.
The panic in the markets has affected even the RUSAL shares, which are traded in Hong Kong fell by six percent. New Zealand’s NZX 50 fell by 3.6 percent, which was a record drop in 10 years. The Russian stock market also reacted to the collapse of the American own fall, but at 13:47 Moscow time it was not as sussmann as the world average. Index Mosberg fell by only 2.63 percent, to 2354,21 points. At the end of trading on Wednesday the U.S. indices slipped sharply.
The main driver of the fall was a trade war and another statement by Donald trump, analysts expect revenues of American companies on the background of confrontation of the US and China.