BEIJING | Global shares tumble after Wall Street sell-off
BEIJING— Global stock prices tumbled Wednesday after Wall Street plunged amid confusion about what Washington and Beijing agreed to in a tariff cease-fire.
KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, London’s FTSE 100 index fell 1.3 percent to 6,932.04 and German’s DAX lost 1.1 percent to 11.207.49. France’s CAC 40 retreated 1.2 percent to 4,951.74. On Tuesday, the DAX lost 1.1 percent, the CAC 40 shed 0.8 percent and the FTSE 100 slid 0.6 percent.