Traders Edward Curran, left, and Robert Arciero work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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Stock indexes worldwide tumbled Monday, led by banking stocks in Europe and technology stocks on Wall Street on persisting fears of a global economic slowdown, while benchmark 10-year Treasury yields hit their lowest in a year on demand for assets deemed less risky.European shares extended the previous week's big losses, with the FTSEurofirst 300 index of top regional shares closing at its lowest level since Oct. 2013 . The S&P financial index fell more than 3 percent, with Bank of America, JPMorgan and Citigroup dragging down the index.all-country world equity index was last down 6.72 points or 1.83 percent, at 359.85 .The Dow Jones industrial average was last down 393.92 points, or 2.43 percent, at 15,811.05 . The S&P 500 was down 49.04 points, or 2.61 percent, at 1,831.01 .
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