The local stock barometer ended flat on Wednesday on thin trade
ahead of the upcoming Christmas holiday break.
In the final Asian trade, the dollar, euro and yen found themselves in s familiar territory, having shuffled sideways in thin trade
with US markets shut for the Thanksgiving Day holiday, he added.
US sharemarkets rose on Friday in thin trade
with the Dow Jones and S&P 500 indexes at record highs.
Summary: UK shares dipped in thin trade
on Tuesday as Moody's downgrade of France's credit rating depressed financials and a lower oil price hit energy stocks.
Key 10-year JGB yield edges up in morning in thin trade
The local stock barometer yesterday crept back to the 8,000 level in thin trade
ahead of a closely watched central bank symposium in Jackson Hole.
Summary: TOKYO - The euro held its ground in very thin trade
on Monday, staying above an 11-month low against the dollar as investors awaited an Italian debt auction later in the week.
Britain's leading share index closed just shy of the 6,000 level on Thursday as energy gains outpaced slight weakness in miners and banks in wafer thin trade
4223 was noted in thin trade
and interest was mooted via EUR/JPY from speculative names that were heavy buyers from 136.
The local stock barometer retested the 8,000 level in thin trade
on Thursday ahead of a closely-watched central bank symposium in Jackson Hole.
The Abu Dhabi market rose the most in almost three weeks as banks supported the main index, while the Dubai Financial Market hit a two-week high in thin trade
as investors awaited new catalysts.
Summary: EURUSD headed lower in thin trade
, with reports of good selling from a Dutch house relating to unwinding of a residual position related to the Lehman Brothers.