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Markets struggling to make headway at key levels

Similarly, the Straits Times Index can't seem to pierce 3,500 convincingly - though thanks to a blatant month-ending push in the final seconds on Thursday, the index hit 3,487, which was close to striking distance of the mark.

OTHER than Hong Kong, many major market indices appear to be struggling with particular numerical barriers, sometimes rather naively labelled "key psychological levels''.

On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was unable to put any meaningful upside daylight between itself and