Asian shares fall as markets open

08. 08. 2011

Asian shares fall as markets open

Asian shares fell when the markets opened on Monday morning but the drop was viewed as relatively modest in comparison to the losses seen at the end of last week.




Attempts by policy makers to stem the collapse in investor confidence obviously had some impact. The euro even climbed after the European Central Bank promised to act to stop the eurozone crisis.


But financial experts are still expecting a roller coaster ride on the markets this week.