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Montevideo, October 19th 2018 - 14:03 UTC

US markets suffer their sharpest one-day fall: fears of interest rates, inflation and trade tensions

Thursday, October 11th 2018 - 09:08 UTC
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United States share markets suffered on Wednesday their sharpest one-day falls in months, as fears about rising interest rates, inflation, trade tensions intensified. The tech-heavy Nasdaq led the declines, sliding 4%, or 315.9 points, to 7,422. The Dow Jones and S&P 500 also fell by more than 3%, with losses accelerating towards the end of the day. Netflix fell 8%, while Amazon slid 6%. Read full article


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