The G-20 issues a statement pledging a "strong and coordinated international response to address...

|By:, SA News Editor

The G-20 issues a statement pledging a "strong and coordinated international response to address the renewed challenges facing the global economy." Shares in Asia get a bit of a lift, with most indexes about 1% off of their lows. Hong Kong -2.0%, Australia -1.0%, China -0.5%. Japan closed. S&P 500 futures +0.5%.