Asia and USA flat on the day and Europe closed +2% on the day.
Hang Seng Futures marked lower lows, EuroStoxx marked higher highs and SP futures marked a higher high while closing at 0.03%
A plunge in biotech shares pushed the S&P and Nasdaq lower. The dollar gained, while treasuries and gold dropped as Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s comments revived hopes of an interest rate hike later in the year. A drop in U.S. rig count supported crude prices.