Buyers look at rising bond yields, know-how stocks

SINGAPORE — Shares in Asia-Pacific fell sharply in Friday early morning trade following an overnight fall on Wall Avenue as a fast increase in bond yields rattled trader sentiment.

In Japan, the Nikkei 225 fell 2.51% when the Topix index slipped 1.92%. South Korea’s Kospi dropped 2.74%. Before, the Nikkei 225 and the Kospi both of those fell all around 3% just about every.

Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 also saw sizable losses as it fell 2.27%.

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares exterior Japan traded 1.14% reduce.

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