A Look at the Markets in Europe

Friday, August 19, 2011

A trader reacts to the market downfall on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the closing bell August10, 2011. A trader reacts to the market on the floor of the Stock Exchange. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty)

Global markets are in turmoil as European stocks took a hit for the second straight day. The main indexes for Germany, France took a significant hit Friday as investors worry about debt. We speak with Brian Tora from JM Finn stockbrokers in London. He tells us about the concerns among investors and if last week's proposal on short selling in Europe has had any impact on the markets there.

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