Aust shares open higher

The Australian share market has opened more than one per cent higher.

At 1010 AEST on Friday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 59.1 points, or 1.13 per cent, at 5,292.4, while the broader All Ordinaries index was up 58.9 points, or 1.12 per cent, at 5,301.5.

On the ASX 24, the September share price index futures contract was up 87 points at 5,273, with 17,139 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7036-0.0074-1.04%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.4586-0.0047-1.01%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6244-0.0099-1.56%
    AUDEUR=X