Asia-Pacific batch markets struggled to find instruction Monday, a day before a rarely expected limit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean personality Kim Jong Un in Singapore. Indexes in Japan, South Korea and Hong Kong were adult reduction than 0.5% after early declines. Meanwhile Chinese equities in Shanghai and Shenzhen were down.
Monday’s Big Theme
The world’s eyes—and those of Asian investors—are on a Southeast Asian city-state, where Messrs. Trump and Kim are set to accommodate after months of diplomacy.