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 0.7115 0.0018 0.25%
AUD 0.9449 0.0014 0.15%
EUR 0.6421 0.0016 0.25%
GBP 0.5369 0.0012 0.22%
HKD 5.5181 0.0154 0.28%
JPY 74.5070 0.0470 0.06%

Commods

Commodity Price Change Time
Gold Index 1326.7 5.900 2016-07-27T00:
Oil Brent 43.9 -1.320 2016-07-27T00:
Oil Nymex 41.9 -1.020 2016-07-27T00:
Silver Index 20.0 0.320 2016-07-27T00:

Indices

Symbol Open High Last %
NZX 50 7301.9 7301.9 7301.9 -0.15%
NASDAQ 5143.8 5151.1 5110.1 0.58%
DAX 10314.4 10352.3 10247.8 0.70%
DJI 18473.3 18542.4 18473.8 -0.01%
FTSE 6724.0 6780.1 6724.0 0.39%
HKSE 22193.3 22277.2 22129.7 0.40%
NI225 16596.2 16616.3 16664.8 -1.03%
ASX 5539.7 5561.0 5539.7 0.21%