Stock futures in Europe and the U.S. rose along with equities in Asia on signs of a thaw in U.S.-China tensions, with investors also looking ahead to a policy speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell later in the week.

President Donald Trump said a coronavirus treatment that involves blood plasma donated by people who’ve recovered from Covid-19 will be expanded to more sick Americans, widening access to a promising therapy even before researchers fully understand how well it work.

Tencent Holdings Ltd. jumped the most in two weeks after White House officials are said to have reassured American businesses that a ban on its WeChat app won’t be as broad as feared.

Today’s Economic Data

No major economic releases are scheduled for today’s market session.