Yesterday world financial markets closed with a fall. European indices finished as follows – the British FTSE 100 dropped 0.96 percent down to 6,445.25 points, the German DAX 30 shed 0.66 percent down to 9,017 points, and the French CAC 40 lost 0.43 percent going down to 4,069.12 points.
In Russia, the RTS index slumped 1.11 percent down to 1,393.57 points and the MICEX index – 1.02 percent down to 1,449.74 points.
America’s Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.66 percent down to 15,739.43 points, the Standard & Poor's 500 shed 0.38 percent reaching 1,775.50 points, and the NASDAQ was down by 0.14 percent making 3,998.40 points.
On NYMEX, the price of WTI oil for January delivery went up by $0.06 and got to $97.50 a barrel. On London’s ICE, the price of the January future for Brent oil lowered by $1.03 and made $108.67 a barrel.
On the Forex market, EUR/USD is experiencing a correction currently.
Anna Gorenkova, NordFX Analyst