Sep 01, 2015 9:58 AM ET
Nikkei average in Tokyo plunged nearly 4% after corporate capital spending growth declined in June quarter and investors worried that the current quarter data may show additional weakness. Toshiba Corp plunged 5% after the conglomerate delayed releasing financial statements again.
Sep 01, 2015 9:33 AM ET
Australian markets plunged after the official manufacturing index in China dropped to a three-year low in August. Reserve Bank of Australian held its reference rate and cited slowing down Chinese economy. Myer Holdings plans to raise $211 million in a rights offering.
Sep 01, 2015 10:09 AM ET
Sensex in Mumbai dropped 2% on weakness in China and European markets. Maruti Suzuki said August total sales increased 6% but Mahindra & Mahindra total sales declined 22%. Sun Pharma acquired opiates business in Australia from Glaxo. Petronet is looking to raise $155 million through a bond offering.