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Global markets fall sharply after Greek 'no' vote

...Europe, Germany's DAX fell 1.4 percent to 10,908 while the CAC-40 in France fell 1.6 percent to 4,730. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was 0.5 percent lower at 6,553. Wall Street was poised for some losses at the open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-06/global-markets-fall-sharply-
Greek debt crisis sends US markets to worst day of year

...indexes this year.In Europe, Germany's DAX lost 3.6 percent while France's CAC-40 lost 3.7 percent. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares fell 2 percent. Greece's stock market was closed. Investors bought German and British...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-29/greek-debt-crisis-sends-us
Greek 'day of reckoning' shakes stock markets

...rein back risk."Germany's DAX index dropped 2.6 percent. France's CAC 40 shed 1.6 percent and Britain's FTSE 100 fell 0.9 percent. Investors piled into German government debt, which is perceived as being among the safest investments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/greek-day-reckoning-shakes
US stocks reach record levels after Japan's surprise economic stimulus

...think the ECB should be doing the same," said Julian Jessop, chief global economist at Capital Economics.Britain's FTSE 100 rose 1.3 percent. France's CAC 40 jumped 2.2 percent and Germany's DAX climbed 2.3 percent.In other markets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/us-stocks-reach-record-lev
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
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
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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-
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
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