Stocks across the globe plunged as investors were gripped with fears of a deeper credit crunch leading to erosion in stock values. Stock investors were shocked as bluechips tumbled to multi-year lows even as regulators stepped in to infuse confidence among the investor community.
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LetÃÂs take a closer look at some of the biggest falls in stock markets coinciding with the ongoing credit crunch.
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