Indian stock, money and forex markets are closed for Gandhi Jayanti. In Asia shares were trading higher ignoring overnight weak cues from Europe and Asia. Indian stock, money and forex markets are closed for Gandhi Jayanti.
The Japanese Nikkei, the Shanghai Composite and the Hang Sang were all trading higher. Markets are eyeing Sept jobs data from the US due to be released later today. This would set the tone for a lift off in interest rates by the US Federal Reserve sometime in Oct or December.