Russia’s Flag Day may not be a public holiday, but it that country it merits celebrations every Aug. 22 nonetheless
The blue chip index hit its lowest level of the year.
Britain’s blue-chip index hit a new seven-month low of 6,359 points, which is more than 10% from its record closing high of 7,1104 points in April Britain’s blue-chip index of leading shares has fallen into correction territory as fears over the global economy hit European stock markets again. The FTSE 100 index hit a new seven-month low of 6,359 points on Thursday morning, from 6,403 on Wednesday night
While the city was abuzz with excitement over the Toronto Blue Jays’ blockbuster trade for all-star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, the team’s head of merchandise was frantically working to pull off a trade of his own. The marketing department had been glued to Twitter that Tuesday morning in late July.
ATHENS, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Greek blue-chip stock index futures opened down on Tuesday, with the nearest contract ATFQ5 expiring on August 21 falling 1.02 percent to 195 points after Monday’s 16.2 percent market plunge.