In Asia, Nikkei -1.3% to 10,735. Hang Seng -2.6% to 21,749. Shanghai -3.1% to 3,173. BSE +0.5%...

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In Asia, Nikkei -1.3% to 10,735. Hang Seng -2.6% to 21,749. Shanghai -3.1% to 3,173. BSE +0.5% to 17,510.
In Europe at midday, London -0.4%. Paris -0.1%. Frankfurt +0.2%.
Futures: Dow flat. S&P +0.1%. Nasdaq flat. Crude -1.1% to $79.89. Gold flat at $1,128.80.