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Asian equities slid deeper into negative territory on Friday, joining a global sell-off sparked by jitters over China.
Chinese stocks ended an erratic session with gains on Wednesday, propped up by bargain hunters and efforts by the authorities, analysts say.
Asian shares turned mostly lower late Friday, as investors weighed the Chinese central bank's midpoint rate for the yuan.
Asian equities headed further south on Wednesday, as the People's Bank of China allowed the yuan to extend sharp losses for the second straight day.
Asina equities mostly erased early gains to end in negative territory on Tuesday, after the People's Bank of China allowed its currency to depreciate.
China's Shanghai Composite index bucked the cautious sentiment across Asia on Monday, surging nearly 5 percent to end at a two-week high.
Asian stocks outside Japan declined on Thursday, as weaker oil prices and expectations of a U.S. rate hike in September curbed risk appetite.
ANZ said it will raise $2.2 billion in a share sale, the latest move by Australia's big lenders to boost capital ratios in the wake of tougher regulation.
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Equity markets in Shanghai and Sydney underperformed the region on Wednesday.
Asian shares traded mixed on Tuesday, as a stabilization in energy prices calmed disappointment triggered by U.S. and Chinese manufacturing data.
One of the key factors powering Australia's home price boom is set to slow, a change that could finally see the run of price appreciation pause.
Asian equities mostly edged up on Friday, as investors took heart from less volatile share moves in the mainland.
Chinese stocks rebounded on Wednesday, taking the lead in a broader recovery in Asian markets.
Asian stocks edged up from session lows on Tuesday, taking their cues from the mainland.
Chinese stocks led the sell-off in Asia on Monday, as the fall in commodity prices, questionable growth in the mainland sapped risk appetite.
Asian shares traded mixed on the first trading day of the week due to weak global cues and as commodity prices took another tumble.
Asian stocks rose on Friday, thanks to a positive lead from Wall Street overnight.
Asian equity markets ended mostly higher on Monday on optimism that European officials will soon agree on a third bailout deal for Greece.
Asian shares largely staged a turnaround late Thursday, as Chinese markets regained their footing on the back of fresh regulatory support.