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Weak Europe opening drags STI down

Index closes nine points lower despite early support from Hong Kong market; trading volume weak at S$1.1 billion
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 05:50
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THE Straits Times Index on Tuesday drifted to a 9.25-point loss at 3,243.99 - PHOTO: SPH

THE Straits Times Index on Tuesday drifted to a 9.25-point loss at 3,243.99. It was initially supported by a positive session for Hong Kong, but came under pressure between 4 and 5pm when Europe opened in the red across all markets. This was possibly due to news that the International Monetary

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