Asian equities embracing for US impact?

FXstreet.com (Chicago) – The possibility of war lingers in market participants’ minds after public announcements by US Secretary of State John Kerry on “undeniable” chemical weapons used in Syria against civil population killing at least 1,300 people. The US Department postponed a meeting with Russia on potential political solution, leaving declarations on hold.

The Hang Seng closed with 0.30% losses after Syrian conflict caused turmoil among market participants driven to risk aversion behaviors. Chinese Vice Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao stated that “the focal point (of G20) will be on how to minimize the external impact when major developed countries exit or …read more