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• The Australian Bureau of Statistics would release data on international merchandise trade, labour force and weekly payroll jobs and wages on Thursday.
• The S&P 500 was up 0.82 per cent. The Dow Jones gained 0.83 per cent. The NASDAQ Composite rose 0.92 per cent, and the small-cap Russell 2000 was up 1.81 per cent.
• The pan-European STOXX 600 index rose 1.7 per cent, extending Tuesday's small gains. Travel and leisure stocks jumped 3.7 per cent after getting hammered recently by worries about a resurgence in COVID-19 cases.
• Europe's leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services Computacenter, it shares climbed by around 5.94 per cent after the Company had anticipated full-year adjusted pre-tax profit for the first half to remain around 50 per cent ahead of an equivalent period of the prior year.
• Japanese shares snapped a five-day losing streak on Wednesday, as investors bought stocks on dips over cautious earnings optimism ahead of a long weekend that will mark the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.