ASX blunder leads market to barely open
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 share index barely traded today, being open for just over 20 mins before a “glitch” shut the market down for the day. Despite this, the ASX200 was up 1.20% and trading is expected to commence as scheduled at 10 am tomorrow.
This marks the worst technical glitch since 2016 and therefore a day to forget for the ASX.
Gainers and Losers
The biggest gainers on Monday were:
- URW +9.3%
- News Corp +3.9%
- GrainCorp +3.3%
- Bendigo & Adelaide Bank +3.2%
- Corporate Travel +3.2%
The biggest declines were:
- Xero -1.3%
- Nine Entertainment -1.6%
- AusNet Services -2.3%
- Polynovo -2.6%
- SkyCity Entertainment -4.1%
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