Archive for March 20th, 2012

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Concern over Chinese Demand Hits European Equities

March 20, 2012

Share prices have fallen 1.2% in France, 1.1% in Germany and 1.0% in Britain.  In Asia, stocks slumped 1.7% in China where auto sales seem to be sputtering.  The Hang Seng index in Hong Kong fell by 1.1%, and Australia’s bourse lost 0.4%.  Japanese markets were shut for the vernal equinox holiday. Other indications of […] More