Systems Down - Trading Halted - Technical Difficulties - ASX Broken - Australian Securities Exchange Trading Plaform Crashes Intra Day due to Technical Issues - Market Closes Early
Trading on the ASX was suspended mid afternoon due to technical issues. Shares in numerous listed companies went into inquiry mode just after 2.15pm, with the majority of other companies following suit just after 2.45pm.
No explanation has yet been given by the ASX as to the reasons for the crash.
Trading platforms are stating the following "All markets in ASX trade have been placed into enquire mode pending further investigation of technical difficulties."
We are aware that the ASX has closed the Australian Market for technical reasons, we will continue to update this message as the situation changes. This situation is beyond our control.
The call centre is experiencing high demand and we recommend that you do not call CommSec at this time.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.