DAX falls 1% as US election uncertainty continues

Friday, 06. November 2020 10:12

Germany's DAX fell over 1% on Friday as uncertainty over the results of the elections in the United States continued and Berlin announced it registered a record number of new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours as the pandemic sweeps the continent.

The DAX lost just over 130 points, declining 1.06% at 10:13 am CET as Delivery Hero led the losses, falling 3.22% at 10:14 am CET. Meanwhile, France's CAC 40 lost 0.83% at 10:14 am CET, with Sanofi decreasing by 1.82% at 9:58 am CET. The FTSE 100 traded 0.52% at 10:15 am CET lower as Rolls-Royce dropped 4.13% at 10 am CET.

The euro was flat against the dollar, going for 1.18296 at 10:17 am CET while the pound fell 0.28% compared to the greenback at the same time to trade at 1.31086.

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