scorecardresearchGlobal markets rise as investors await U.S. jobs data for Fed cues

Global markets rise as investors await U.S. jobs data for Fed cues

Updated: 03 Jun 2022, 08:30 AM IST
TL;DR.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.45%, riding on a strong Wall Street close overnight. Japan's Nikkei was up 0.96%, and shares in Seoul opened up 0.77%, while Australia's resource-heavy index was up 0.81%.
Tokyo : People wearing protective masks stand in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Monday, May 9, 2022, in Tokyo. Shares fell in most Asian markets on Monday as interest rate hikes and a slowing Chinese economy weighed on investor sentiment. AP/PTI(AP05_09_2022_000022A)

Tokyo : People wearing protective masks stand in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Monday, May 9, 2022, in Tokyo. Shares fell in most Asian markets on Monday as interest rate hikes and a slowing Chinese economy weighed on investor sentiment. AP/PTI(AP05_09_2022_000022A)