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Nikhil Subba

Australia shares close higher on Trump's remarks on trade talks; NZ up

6:07am GMT

* Bank stocks rise despite RBNZ's tougher capital requirements

Australia shares extend losses as trade hopes wane; NZ slips

04 Dec 2019

* Gold stocks gain on higher safe-haven appeal (Updates to close)

Australia shares fall as Trump's Latin America tariffs create trade anxiety

03 Dec 2019

Dec 3 Australian shares posted their biggest daily fall in two months on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump's surprise move to restore tariffs on imports from Brazil and Argentina.

Australia shares end firmer on economic data boost; NZ slips

02 Dec 2019

Dec 2 Healthcare and financial stocks helped Australian shares end firmer on Monday, as investors cheered upbeat domestic home prices data and Chinese economic surveys, which indicated improving economic fundamentals at world's leading nations.

Australian shares slip on miners, trade worries; NZ up

29 Nov 2019

Nov 29 Australian shares ended a six-session winning streak on Friday, slipping from record highs hit earlier in the session, dragged by mining stocks and as Hong Kong tensions cast fresh uncertainty over a Sino-U.S. trade deal.

Australia shares lifted by energy and miners, NZ slips

22 Nov 2019

* Miners boosted by higher iron ore prices (Updates to close)

Australia shares extend fall on Westpac, trade deal woes; NZ down

21 Nov 2019

Nov 21 Australian shares closed another session of losses on Thursday, pressured by scandal-hit Westpac Banking Corp, and also a flare-up in tensions surrounding U.S.-China trade negotiations.

Australia shares tumble on Westpac breach, Sino-U.S. trade rhetoric; NZ up

20 Nov 2019

Nov 20 Australian shares ended nearly 1.5% lower on Wednesday, dented by losses in financials, and as U.S. President Donald Trump's reluctance to roll back tariffs on Chinese imports assuaged hopes of a trade deal between both the major economies.

CORRECTED-Australia shares end lower as markets await clues on trade talks; NZ dips (Nov 18)

20 Nov 2019

* Cautious optimism over the Sino-U.S. trade-deal uncertainty

Australia shares end modestly higher on RBA's dovish tone; NZ up

19 Nov 2019

* Sonic Healthcare climbs on strong FY guidance (Updates throughout with closing prices)

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