Monday, Sep 26, 2022 Update At 12:00    USD/EUR 1,04  ↑+0.003        USD/JPY 143,96  ↑+0.64        USD/KRW 1.429,04  ↑+7.78        EUR/JPY 139,05  ↑+0.133        Crude Oil 85,94  ↓-0.21        Asia Dow 2.882,25  ↓-94.36        TSE 2.012,50  ↓-27.5        Japan: Nikkei 225 26.619,53  ↓-534.3        S. Korea: KOSPI 2.241,02  ↓-48.98        China: Shanghai Composite 3.102,46  ↑+14.0913        Hong Kong: Hang Seng 18.025,82  ↑+92.55        Singapore: Straits Times 3,24  ↓-0.029        DJIA 20,72  ↓-0.21        Nasdaq Composite 10.867,93  ↓-198.874        S&P 500 3.693,23  ↓-64.76        Russell 2000 1.679,59  ↓-42.7204        Stoxx Euro 50 3.348,60  ↓-78.54        Stoxx Europe 600 390,40  ↓-9.36        Germany: DAX 12.284,19  ↓-247.44        UK: FTSE 100 7.018,60  ↓-140.92        Spain: IBEX 35 7.583,50  ↓-191.2        France: CAC 40 5.783,41  ↓-135.09        
Monday, Sep 26, 2022 Update At 12:00    USD/EUR 1,04  ↑+0.003        USD/JPY 143,96  ↑+0.64        USD/KRW 1.429,04  ↑+7.78        EUR/JPY 139,05  ↑+0.133        Crude Oil 85,94  ↓-0.21        Asia Dow 2.882,25  ↓-94.36        TSE 2.012,50  ↓-27.5        Japan: Nikkei 225 26.619,53  ↓-534.3        S. Korea: KOSPI 2.241,02  ↓-48.98        China: Shanghai Composite 3.102,46  ↑+14.0913        Hong Kong: Hang Seng 18.025,82  ↑+92.55        Singapore: Straits Times 3,24  ↓-0.029        DJIA 20,72  ↓-0.21        Nasdaq Composite 10.867,93  ↓-198.874        S&P 500 3.693,23  ↓-64.76        Russell 2000 1.679,59  ↓-42.7204        Stoxx Euro 50 3.348,60  ↓-78.54        Stoxx Europe 600 390,40  ↓-9.36        Germany: DAX 12.284,19  ↓-247.44        UK: FTSE 100 7.018,60  ↓-140.92        Spain: IBEX 35 7.583,50  ↓-191.2        France: CAC 40 5.783,41  ↓-135.09        

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