Lunch Report: Choppy Start For Aussie Market

By Steven Daghlian | More Articles by Steven Daghlian

The Australian sharemarket is down by 0.2% at lunch, led lower by losses from the banks. Mining companies including BHP Billiton (BHP), Rio Tinto (RIO) and Fortescue Metals (FMG) are surging however thanks to a strengthening iron ore price.