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Asian stocks are on a losing streak not seen in years

Asian stocks are not having the best of sessions on Wednesday, continuing the unwind that began last week. Here’s the scoreboard as at 4.25pm in Sydney. Australia ASX 200 5946.10 , -0.43% NZ NZX 50 8130.86 , -0.56% Japan TOPIX 1764.17 , -1.50% Shanghai Comp 3274.20 , -0.89% Shenzhen Comp 1858.56 , -0.45% HK Hang Seng 28392.88 , -1.56% Sth Korea KOSPI 2478.81 , -1.25% Sinagpore STI 3409.71 , -0.82% Taiwan TAIEX 10397.72 , -1.60% Philippines PSI 8183.92 , 0.48% Indonesia JKSE 6040.07 , 0.66% Malaysia KLCI Index 1719.81 , -0.29% Thailand SET 1693.48 , -0.24% India Nifty 50 10086.1 , -0.32% S&P 500 Futures 2623.25 , -0.19% Most Markets are down across the region, and heavily in some circumstances, with shares in Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and South Korea all down by more than 1%. While US Markets have wobbled [...]