Europe Markets End Lower

Asia and Canada stocks finish with losses

European stock markets finished lower. London's Financial Times-Stock Exchange 100 index was down 29.1 points, or 0.64%, to 4,539.9 in reaction to yesterday's late U.S. market selloff on higher interest rate fears. Some investors were disturbed by Chancellor Brown's warnings for corporations to keep a lid on wage increases because he won't tolerate inflation, reports Standard & Poor's MarketScope.

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