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Global markets quiet on US holiday

A bumper Black Friday it was not on the Australian and Asian markets, with both Australia’s S&P/ASX200 and the Shanghai Composite Index barely changing on the last day of the working week.

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The shoppers may be out on Black Friday, but the traders are not

While those in the US tucked into their Thanksgiving meals on Thursday, London's FTSE100 index hardly moved, with the majority of traders making their big trades the day before following the release