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10 June 2017 (AFR) – Week of worries sends ASX sharply lower – worst week of 2017

(10 June 2017, AFR, p35, by Patrick Commins and Jens Meyer)

ASX markets - roundup last 5 days ‘Shares suffered their worst weekly loss of the year amid gathering unease around the Australian economy, while investors on Friday digested another shock poll result in the UK.  Despite a flat end to the final session, the S&P/ASX 200 index shed 110 points, or 1.9 per cent, over the week to end at 5677.8.  Investors had been bracing for a trifecta of potentially market moving events on Thursday night, including former FBI director James Comey’s testimony, a European Central Bank meeting, and the British election. Only the latter proved to have an immediate impact, with the pound dropping sharply when exit polls early Friday morning showed the potential for a hung parliament.’

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