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Stocks plumment but claw back in turbulent day

...relapse into a recession. France's CAC 40 index sank 3.6 percent and Germany's DAX lost 2.9 percent. Britain's FTSE 100 fell 2.8 percent.Investors got discouraging U.S. economic news early Wednesday, when the Commerce Department reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-15/stocks-plumment-claw-back-
Efficiency down to the letter

...the Royal Mail was also facing reduced mail volume, spiraling costs and lackluster innovation. Now, it's on the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange.Full privatization might be just what the U.S. Postal Service needs. It's at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-05/efficiency-down-lette
Budget deal sends markets surging, but questions lurk

...multiplied across the globe, with stock indexes throughout Europe and Asia leaping higher. A leading British index, the FTSE 100, closed above 6,000 for the first time since July 2011.In the U.S., the rally was extraordinarily broad. For...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-02/budget-deal-sends-markets-
Cash hoarding limits global economy

...a record high in March. In Germany, the DAX Index soared 116 percent and hit a record in May. In the U.K., the FTSE 100 index rose 85 percent. Yet small investors mostly sold during that period, an extraordinary vote of no confidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-04/cash-hoarding-limits-globa
Investing overseas could help your portfolio

...overseas markets are on fire. Japan's Nikkei average hit its highest point since 2001 earlier this month. Britain's FTSE 100 Index on Friday had its best close in four years. Germany's DAX is at its highest level since 2002. Korea's KOSPI...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/17/fin_3074.shtml
Finance
Business briefs: U.S. rate increases hit foreign markets

...more rate increases were likely if the U.S. economy did not cool down to more manageable levels. In London, the FTSE-100 Share Index finished down 1.4 percent, or 83.40, to 6,081.6, while the Paris CAC-40 index tumbled 1.6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/22/bus_283970.shtml
Business
Japan stocks plunge on 1st trading day after quake

...for crude. In currencies, the dollar was down against the yen and the euro.In early European trading, Britain's FTSE 100 was down 0.4 percent at 5,806.75 while Germany's DAX slid 1.8 percent to 6,858.84. France's CAC-40...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-14/japan-stocks-plunge-1st-trad
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Asian stocks reeling, European shares higher after attacks

...Europe have seesawed throughout the day," said David Page, an economist at the London investment bank Investec. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares gained 2.79 percent, or 136.10, to close at 4,882.10 Wednesday. It had been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/13/bus_319361.shtml
Business
Business briefs

...235.76. European stock markets generally were weaker Tuesday, affected by telecommunications losses. London's FTSE 100-Share Index fell 0.8 percent, to 6,417.0; Frankfurt's Xetra Dax traded down 0.2 percent at 6,944.36...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/05/bus_291403.shtml
Business
Investors are bullish on the Baghdad Stock Exchange

...the prospect of war with Iraq began to solidify, the Dow Jones industrial average has fallen by 7 percent, the London FTSE 100 index of British blue chips has slid 10.6 percent and the Xetra DAX index of leading German shares has tumbled 25...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/18/bus_376000.shtml
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