Yesterday world financial markets closed with a slump. In Europe, the British FTSE 100 fell 0.04 percent down to 6,646.60 points, the German DAX dropped 0.71 percent down to 9,422.91 points, and the French CAC 40 shed 0.83 percent reaching 4,358.07 points.
In Russia, the MICEX index fell 1.81 percent down to 1,408.28 points, and the RTS index plunged 2.59 percent down to 1,126.21 points.
In the USA, the Dow Jones shed 0.24 percent making 17,071.28 points, the S&P 500 fell 0.25 percent down to 1,977.84 points while the NASDAQ dropped 0.14 percent down to 4,505.85 points.
On the NYMEX, price quotations of WTI oil futures for November rose by $1.03 and made $94.57 a barrel. On London’s ICE, the November Brent oil future went up by $0.20 and closed at $97.20 a barrel.
On the global currency market, EUR/USD’s fall slowed down yesterday. At this point, the earlier prediction for the pair stands.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX AnalystPublication source