Markets in Asia were mixed.
The Nikkei fell 3.6% to 8,583. Shares in Toyota (TM) fell on a profit warning.
The Hang Seng rose 3.3% to 14,238. HSBC (HBC) rose.
The Shanghai Composite moved higher by 1.8% to 1,748.
At the open the FTSE was up 1.1% to 4,318. The CAC 40 was up .9% to 3,419. The Dax was higher .8% to 3,841.
Data from Reuters.
Douglas A. McIntyre