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Chinese equity plunge leads world stocks lower as growth fears haunt

Updated : March 08, 2019 03:30 PM IST

The February data, well below expectations of a 4.8 percent drop, worsened the brittle mood on world markets, following the European Central Bank's announcement slashing growth forecasts and unveiling a new round of policy stimulus.
Chinese stocks plunged more than 4 percent in their worst day in five months while Japan's Nikkei. closed 2 percent lower.
European auto stocks were at the forefront, slipping 1.6 percent, with an unexpected decline in German industrial orders adding to the China woes.
Chinese equity plunge leads world stocks lower as growth fears haunt

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