Asian markets: Nikkei +0.9% to 9,841. Hang Seng -0.45% to 18,085. Shanghai +1.2% to 2,810. BSE...

|By:, SA News Editor
Asian markets: Nikkei +0.9% to 9,841. Hang Seng -0.45% to 18,085. Shanghai +1.2% to 2,810. BSE -2.9% to 14,523.
In Europe at midday: London -1.1%. Paris -1.2%. Frankfurt -1.1%.
Futures: Dow -0.2%. S&P -0.2%. Nasdaq +0.1%. Crude -0.85% to $69.87. Gold -0.2% to $930.30.