Australian shares have dropped for a second consecutive day as CSL shares slumped on its abandoned COVID-19 vaccine trial, while the Australian dollar rallied.
- Energy and mining stocks rose in early trade after commodity prices lifted overnight
- Shares in CSL fell 3.2pc after it pulled the pin on its coronavirus vaccine trials
- In the US, Airbnb made its stock market debut, with shares more than doubling
The All Ordinaries index closed slightly lower (-0.4pc) at 6,886 points on Friday….