| January 22nd | 2020 5:05AM
World shares higher after selloffs spurred by Chinese virus
BANGKOK (AP) — World share prices rebounded Wednesday as confidence rose in China's handling of an outbreak of a new virus that has infected 440 people, with nine confirmed deaths.
Britain's FTSE 100 gained 0.2% to 7,622.61, while the CAC 40 in Paris was flat at 6,047.81. In Germany, the DAX picked up 0.2% to 13,585.45. The future contract for the S&P 500 gained 0.4% while that for the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.3%.