World markets react to Obama victory
November 6th, 2012
11:59 PM ET
10 years ago

World markets react to Obama victory

HONG KONG (CNNMoney) - World markets were down slightly Wednesday as investors processed U.S. election results.

Asia markets were modestly lower, with the Hang Seng in Hong Kong down 0.4%, the Nikkei in Tokyo off 0.1% and the Shanghai Composite sinking 0.3%.


Filed under: 2012 • Economy • President Obama
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  1. Steve

    With the fiscal cliff looming and the heavily partisan (and widely divergent) attitudes of US politicians, you have to wonder what kind of deal will get brokered. The markets will be extremely skittish between now and January.

    November 7, 2012 12:38 am at 12:38 am |
  2. Name ogidi Abel.

    Nigerians congratulate the man whom the cap fit.OBAMA.

    November 7, 2012 01:48 am at 1:48 am |
  3. lydia oginga

    Kenya celebrates you Obama.You are our HERO.We love are the example of leaders we need in our country.

    November 7, 2012 02:37 am at 2:37 am |