Asian stocks are mixed but Europe is solidly lower as the eurozone's botched handling of the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Asian stocks are mixed but Europe is solidly lower as the eurozone's botched handling of the crisis in Cyprus continues to weigh on sentiment in the region. However, the concerns are easing in Japan, where stocks rise sharply and the yen falls vs the dollar. Japan +2%, Hong Kong -0.2%, China +0.8%, India -1.1%. EU Stoxx 50 -0.3%, London -0.2%, Paris -0.3%, Frankfurt -0.4%, Milan -0.1%, Madrid -0.2%.