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Global stocks get slammed and major currencies go haywire on a wild Friday in markets





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  • Global markets were in turmoil on Friday, with a historic plunge in the Turkish lira at the center of the chaos.
  • The lira’s decline capped a week of political news that unnerved investors, as the US ramped up sanctions on Turkey and Russia and as the United Kingdom fretted over a so-called no-deal Brexit.
  • US investors shifted focus from strong corporate earnings to the rout in Europe, sending the major stock-market indexes lower.
  • Watch the lira trade in real time here.

A slew of unnerving headlines this week from the United Kingdom, Russia, and Turkey culminated in a wild read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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