Aust shares open more than 1% down

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

At 1018 AEDT on Thursday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was down 5.02 points, or 1.11 per cent, at 4,466.3, while the broader All Ordinaries index was down 49.6 points, or 1.09 per cent, at 4,484.6.

On the ASX 24, the December share price index futures contract was down 34 points at 4,462, with 7,844 contracts traded.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.9259-0.0028-0.30%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5512-0.0023-0.41%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6697-0.0024-0.36%
    AUDEUR=X
  • Commodities
    Commodities
    NamePriceChange% Chg