Aust shares open higher

The Australian share market has opened higher.

At 1010 AEST on Wednesday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 55.8 points, or 1.00 per cent, at 5,640.5, while the broader All Ordinaries index was up 53.3 points, or 0.96 per cent, at 5,624.3.

On the ASX 24, the September share price index futures contract was up 43 points at 5,585, with 6,375 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7291+0.0001+0.02%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.4676+0.0003+0.06%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6671+0.003+0.46%
    AUDEUR=X