Dow Jones closed down 1.6%, ASX futures down ahead of market open in Sydney
- Dow Jones closes down 546.8 points (-1.6%).
- ASX futures trading lower with ASX set to fall 35 points (-0.48%).
- Bitcoin is trading at US$44,000.
The Dow Jones fell 1.59% to finish the trading day down 547 points to close at 33,844 points.
Earlier, markets in Europe were weaker as London’s FTSE fell 0.3% while Germany’s DAX finished the trading day lower, down 0.7%.
Asian markets are set to open lower, with ASX futures down 35 points (-0.5%) ahead of the open in Sydney.
The Australian dollar is firm against the major currencies and is buying 72.29 US cents.
Gold is trading at US$1,755 per ounce with copper down 0.02% to US$4.111 per pound.
WTI Crude oil is selling for US$75.24 per barrel while Brent oil is lower at US$78.55 per barrel.
The spot iron ore price is trading at US$107 per metric ton and one bitcoin is worth US$43,695 going into the Asian trading day.
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