More and more U.S. investors are moving money across the pond, looking for opportunities within the European Union which makes up 25 percent of the total global stock market capitalization of around $55 trillion.
Erin Burnett has been travelling the globe in search of the market movers of tomorrow. So far she has been to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates and Mumbai, India. Today, she is in London. Like last week's comparison of the UAE and India, here are some stats comparing the UK and the US.
European indexes finished in negative territory Monday as SAP's acquisition of Business Objects led the technology sector lower and basic-resource stocks dipped on falling commodity prices.
European shares are seen opening slightly lower on Wednesday after two days of gains prompted by big banks disclosing the extent of the impact of a credit crunch on their results.