Medal rounds - Final: Like Michael Phelp's record breaking swim in his first Gold Medal contest, the USA's S&P 500 jumped to the top of the leaderboard on the first day of the medal round.
- France's CAC 40, which led the qualifying round, finished Day 1 of the Medal Round in third place.
- Switzerland moved into second place
- Only Italy's MIB Index was in negative territory after Day 1 after finishing the qualifiying round in second.
World Markets Olympic Challenge: Leaderboard as of (8/8 Close) -