Global markets rose on Monday, with several stock indexes in the Asia-Pacific region adding more than 4% and S&P 500 futures rising, suggesting U.S. markets could also gain ground later in the day.

Australia’s benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index gained 4.3%. Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 4.2%, and South Korea’s Kospi Composite advanced 3.3%. Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng Index was up 1.7% in midafternoon trade.


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