Euro stock markets hit another high today, hitting a record low of $1.049 per share.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost more than 1,000 points to 16,942.19.

The Nasdaq composite fell more than 8% to 6,839.43.

The S&P 500 lost more, hitting an all-new low of 1,965.13.

The Russell 2000 index shed 2.7% to 1,719.05.

The MSCI All-Country World Index dropped 2.2% to 3,938.89.

The DAX dropped 2% to 7,908.21.

The FTSE 100 Index fell 2.9% to 2,902.86.

The RTSE Euro Stoxx 600 index dropped 1.6% to 4,527.83.