European stock markets finished lower on oil concerns. London's Financial Times-Stock Exchange 100 index fell 21.6 points, or 0.49%, to 4,408.1. In Paris, the CAC 40 lost 43.22 points, or 1.18%, to 3,607.58. Germany's DAX index fell 53.58 points, or 1.38%, at 3,823.74.
Asian stock markets finished lower, also on worries that rising oil prices will hurt economies in the region. Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 130.55 points, or 1.17%, to 11,010.02. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng index dipped 76.86 points, or 0.62%, to finish at 12,280.26.