posted on Oct, 6 2008 @ 02:00 PM
It's been a terrible day in the stock market for the UK too:
"The FTSE 100 index of leading UK shares has suffered its biggest one-day fall since the 1987 crash amid the deepening global financial crisis."
At one point the FTSE dropped nearly 9%
click here to visit the sky news article
"Investors are worried measures being considered by Britain could include injecting capital into UK banks in return for equity stakes, which would
weaken existing holdings."
British Government Considers Bank Options