Asian Markets Are Sliding Right Now, Nikkei Off Over 1%, Shanghai Lower Again

Hu Jintao heatmap

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The lackluster day of trading in the US is spilling over to Asia.The Nikkei is down over 1%.

The Shanghai Composite is now quickly down about 0.5%.

 Meanwhile, with Hu Jintao in the US, the PBOC just set the yuan exchange rate to another brand-new-highrecord.

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