Yesterday the world’s financial markets closed mainly with a drop. As such, in Europe the British FTSE 100 fell 0.68 percent down to 6,731.43 points, the German DAX 30 grew 0.26 percent up to 9,033.92 points, and the French CAC 40 advanced 0.6 percent up to 4,299.89 points.
In Russia, the MICEX index fell 0.47 percent down to 1,508.88 points and the RTS index – 0.95 percent down to 1,479 points.
In the United States, the Dow Jones index shed 0.47 percent down to 15,545.75 points, the S&P dropped 0.38 percent down to 1,756.54 points, and the NASDAQ fell 0.28 percent reaching 3,919.71 points.
Yesterday on London’s ICE Futures Europe the price of IPE Brent Crude futures slumped by $1.10, down to $108.84 a barrel. On NYMEX, the price of Light Sweet Crude Oil futures lowered by $0.37, down to $96.38 a barrel.
On the Forex market, EUR/USD went down. Now its way is cleared to 1.35.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source