fxstreet.com 12 Feb, 2021 05:00 am

Depressed amid thin liquidity, mixed virus/vaccine updates

Depressed amid thin liquidity, mixed virus/vaccine updates
Asian equities remain sluggish for the second day as China’s Lunar New Year holidays allows market players to rethink their previous bullish bets. The

Shares in Asia-Pacific remain pressured as off in major countries join virus woes in Australia, Japan.The mood also sours amid fresh coronavirus (COVID-19) challenges for Japan and Australia as well as on-going US-China tension.Against this backdrop, MSCI’s index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan stabilizes around the record top marked during the week whereas Japan’s Nikkei 225 drops on extended covid-led emergencies in 10 regions.FXStreet does not in any way guarantee that this information is free from mistakes, errors, or material misstatements.

It also does not guarantee that this information is of a timely nature.UK GDP, US Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index to decorate the calendar, relief package talks, covid updates will be the key.

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