At the close in Sydney, the rose 0.63%.
The best performers of the session on the were Corporate Travel Managment Ltd (ASX:), which rose 5.42% or 0.98 points to trade at 19.05 at the close. Meanwhile, Lynas Rare Earths Ltd (ASX:) added 4.42% or 0.28 points to end at 6.62 and Seven Group Holdings Ltd (ASX:) was up 3.68% or 0.85 points to 23.95 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Nuix Ltd (ASX:), which fell 15.47% or 0.21 points to trade at 1.12 at the close. Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX:) declined 7.36% or 1.00 points to end at 12.53 and Ramelius Resources Ltd (ASX:) was down 7.09% or 0.09 points to 1.18.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Sydney Stock Exchange by 704 to 591 and 402 ended unchanged.
The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P/ASX 200 options, was down 3.23% to 12.63.
Gold Futures for June delivery was down 0.51% or 10.05 to $1,976.15 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in May rose 5.34% or 4.04 to hit $79.71 a barrel, while the June Brent oil contract rose 5.28% or 4.22 to trade at $84.11 a barrel.
AUD/USD was unchanged 0.10% to 0.67, while AUD/JPY rose 0.64% to 89.34.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.22% at 102.41.