Argentine stocks slide on global recession worries

miércoles 8 de octubre de 2008 13:24 ART

BUENOS AIRES Oct 8 (Reuters) - Argentine stocks sank on Wednesday, falling with regional markets as global interest rate cuts failed to curb investor fears of spreading economic turmoil.

The MerVal index of leading shares .MERV fell 4.31 percent to 1,324.89. (Reporting by Walter Bianchi; Writing by Kevin Gray; Editing by James Dalgleish)