EUROPEAN MARKETS CLOSE DOWN IN WAKE OF WALL STREET
The major European markets have closed down in the wake of Wall Street. In London the FTSE index dropped 0.62% to 5,332.39 points. In Milan the FTSE MIB fell 1.03% to 21,084.47 points. In Frankfurt the DAX lost 1.17% to 6,259.63 points and in Paris the CAC 40 has fallen 1.28% to 3,716.05 points. At Wall Street the Dow Jones fell back 1.14% and the Nasdaq 1.24%, after the negative data on US employment. In July 131 thousand jobs were lost, exceded the number expected.