Argentine stocks extend losses, down 10 percent

lunes 6 de octubre de 2008 11:44 ART

BUENOS AIRES Oct 6 (Reuters) - Argentine stocks extended their losses on Monday, falling more than 10 percent on investor worries over a deepening global financial crisis.

The MerVal index of leading shares .MERV tumbled 10.45 percent to 1,345.63 points.

(Reporting by Walter Bianchi; Writing by Kevin Gray)