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Asia report: the markets' response to the Fed

Like the US, the really aggressive buying has taken place in Australian bond markets.

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Equity markets have been generally bid. After an opening low of 5093, the ASX 200 had a strong 1.7% reversal, even though volumes have been a lot lower than usual. In Japan, the Nikkei is in negative territory due to a weaker USD/JPY.

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