Video: World stocks sink on U.S. recession fears Add to ... The Globe and Mail Published Friday, Aug. 19, 2011 9:53AM EDT Last updated Friday, Aug. 19, 2011 9:53AM EDT World stock markets plummeted Friday amid signs of a possible U.S. recession and renewed worries over the health of Europe's banks. Watch More Video: Britain faces 'very hefty' Brexit bill, years of talks, EU's Juncker says Euro zone optimistic about growth despite political risks China's $1-billion Dick Clark deal on shaky ground One-off costs eat into HSBC's 2016 profit Why India's IT firms fear 'America first' Money Monitor: Why five-year mortgage terms are popular Trump hints that Boeing could get more orders for F-18 Super Hornet fighter jets Inside the Market: Now that you've contributed, how do you build an RRSP investment plan? Unilever rejects Kraft's $143-billion bid Tony Blair warns on Brexit as U.K. retail sales fall Greece and lenders once again racing to agree to deal Facebook CEO's bid to reboot globalization Samsung boss arrested over alleged bribes Could the Nokia 3310 be making a comeback? Donald Trump, NAFTA top of mind at Toronto auto show Trump's proposed border tax worries U.S. businesses Air France-KLM gets lifts from profit jump Sales figures grim reading for Opel, Peugeot Crackdown on fake cotton helps revive Egypt crop How do people use an RRSP at different stages in life? Comments Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on LinkedIn Print More Related to this Story Back to market turbulence Video: Where do stocks go from here? Video: Is the market roller-coaster ride over?