Aust shares open lower

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

At 1010 AEST on Wednesday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 69.63 points, or 1.31 per cent, at 5,365.2, while the broader All Ordinaries index was up 66.39 points, or 1.24 per cent, at 5,428.3.

On the ASX 24, the share price futures index contract was up 78 points at 5,374, with 11,387 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7222-0.0003-0.04%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.4929+0.0003+0.05%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6463+0.0008+0.12%
    AUDEUR=X