Germany's DAX topped the world's best-performing stock indexes at +25.93% (values as of Oct. 16 at 4:30 p.m. ET). Here, a look at the worst-performing major world indexes and value raised or lost (in U.S. dollars) year-to-date.
#1) IBEX 35 (Spain): -6.66%
(Victor R. Caivano/AP)
#2) BM&F Bovespa (Brazil): -4.46%
#3) Nikkei 25 (Japan): +0.25%
#4) FTSE MIB (Italy): +6.68%
#5) TSX (Canada): +7.30%
(Matthew Sherwood for The Globe and Mail)