- European Indices in the red following on from Asia, as the risk-off tone prevails
- USD has climbed ahead despite beginning the session negatively, although still underperforms JPY
- Looking ahead highlights include Canadian Manufacturing PMI and US Manufacturing PMI.
Shanghai Composite (-1.2%), Hang Seng (-2.7%), ASX 200 (-1.6%), Nikkei 225 (closed)
Chinese Caixin Manufacturing PMI (Dec) 49.7 vs. Exp. 50.2 (Prev. 50.2)
PBOC sets USD/CNY reference...