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 0.7163 -0.0010 -0.14%
AUD 0.9326 -0.0005 -0.05%
EUR 0.6793 0.0031 0.46%
GBP 0.5748 -0.0005 -0.09%
HKD 5.5595 -0.0071 -0.13%
JPY 81.3350 0.0300 0.04%

Commods

Commodity Price Change Time
Gold Index 1238.9 4.090 2017-02-21T00:
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Oil Nymex 54.3 0.900 2017-02-21T00:
Silver Index 18.0 -0.030 2017-02-21T00:

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Symbol Open High Last %
NZX 50 7115.7 7115.7 7115.7 -0.42%
NASDAQ 5850.2 5867.9 5838.6 0.47%
DAX 11818.0 11987.6 11827.6 1.18%
DJI 20663.4 20757.6 20624.0 0.58%
FTSE 7299.9 7319.0 7299.9 -0.34%
HKSE 24174.1 24213.6 24146.1 -0.76%
NI225 19267.9 19395.3 19251.1 0.68%
ASX 5791.0 5793.9 5791.0 -0.08%