H/t reader squodgy:
“This is interesting. Yahoo finance graphs of the World’s Stockmarket, recently decided to not show how Italy was doing.
Nobody bothered to check. But I heard the Southern end of Italy will not take Euros anymore, but only hard currency and GBP!!!!!
This is why….”
Italy Stock Market (FTSE MIB) 1997-2016
Italy FTSE MIB Index decreased 727.9 points or 4.36% to 15949.15 on Thursday February 11 from 16677 in the previous trading session. Looking back, Italy FTSE MIB Index lost 4617 points or 22.45 percent during the last 12 months from 20,565.80 points in February of 2015. Historically, the Italy Stock Market (FTSE MIB) reached an all time high of 50108.56 in March of 2000 and a record low of 12362.50 in July of 2012.