In Asia, Nikkei -0.7% to 10,513. Hang Seng -0.6% to 20,599. Shanghai -1.1% to 3,094. BSE -0.5%...

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In Asia, Nikkei -0.7% to 10,513. Hang Seng -0.6% to 20,599. Shanghai -1.1% to 3,094. BSE -0.5% to 16,780.
In Europe at midday, London -0.4%. Paris -0.1%. Frankfurt -0.3%.
Futures: Dow +0.8%. S&P +0.9%. Nasdaq +0.5%. Crude +0.4% to $74.87. Gold +1% to $1,100.40.