Most markets in Asia were lower. The Nikkei was closed for a holiday.
The Hang Seng was down 1.4% to 12,484.
The Shanghai Composite was down 3.7% to 1,897.
In Europe, the FTSE opened up 2% to 3,858. The Dax was higher by .9% to 4,166 and the CAC 40 rose 2% to 4,937.
Data from Reuters.
Douglas A. McIntrye