Wednesday, 3 February 2016


Asian shares sagged as oil prices sank again due to fading hopes of a deal to curb a global glut, prompting investor to seek shelter in safe-haven assets and lifting bonds and gold to multi-month highs.

The yen and euro held on to overnight gains against the dollar, driving down U.S. debt yields to nine-month lows and dulling the greenback's appeal.  9039089370