The main stock indices of the USA, Europe and Asia-Pacific region finished the trades on the negative territory. Expectation of publication of the minutes of November meeting of the Federal Reserve System, in which investors expect to see signals about the further policy of the regulator to increase rates, contributed to the risk avoidance. As the majority of the analysts interrogated by CME Group believe, in December it will be increased by 50 basic points, reports "Prime".
Besides, the situation with coronavirus in China promoted the negative moods on the world platforms. The upsurge of incidence registered in it recently, along with the new deaths last weekend could entail new restrictive measures, which, as investors fear, will have a negative impact on economic growth in the country.
By the end of the day Asia-Pacific indices, except Japanese Nikkei 225, lost 0.17% - 1.87%, American - 0.13% - 1.09%, European - 0.12% - 0.36%.