NZX trading halted on system glitch

Trading on the NZX has been halted for 20 minutes due to a system error.

The stock market operator advised at 10:55 am that trading would halt across all boards and reopen again at 11:15 am.

"All NZX Markets have been halted due to trading system messaging issues. A restart to the message gateway will be completed and the market reopened once participant connectivity has

been confirmed," NZX Client and Market Services said in an announcement to the market.

Yesterday evening the market closed at 5:45pm, 15 minutes later than normal, after a glitch in its trading platform software, X-stream, a broker told BusinessDesk. 

Trading has resumed at 10:20am

(BusinessDesk)


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NZ Market Snapshot

Forex

Sym Price Change
USD 0.6849 -0.0041 -0.60%
AUD 0.9299 0.0088 0.96%
EUR 0.5993 -0.0045 -0.75%
GBP 0.4738 -0.0015 -0.32%
HKD 5.3148 -0.0324 -0.61%
JPY 73.0680 -0.8640 -1.17%

Commods

Commodity Price Change Time
Gold Index 1277.5 -0.830 2016-05-05T00:
Oil Brent 45.5 -0.200 2016-05-05T00:
Oil Nymex 44.9 0.560 2016-05-05T00:
Silver Index 17.3 0.030 2016-05-05T00:

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Symbol Open High Last %
NZX 50 6876.5 6904.6 6876.5 0.31%
NASDAQ 4695.9 4722.8 4717.1 -0.17%
DAX 9805.4 9917.6 9851.9 0.18%
DJI 17650.3 17687.8 17660.7 0.14%
FTSE 6117.2 6129.9 6117.2 0.14%
HKSE 20357.5 20377.9 20449.8 -1.66%
NI225 16212.7 16271.6 16147.4 -0.25%