Medal rounds - Day 4: Despite a down day across the board, the US has held onto its lead for a fourth straight day. As of Wednesday's close, 80% of our leaderboard has moved into negative territory.
- It was a tough day for Europe with France's CAC 40, Germany's DAX and Sweden's OMX all down over 2.4%
- Japan's Nikkei also fell over 2% but edged up on its European counterparts
- The USA's S&P 500 lost only .3%, nearly half a point better than any of the other contenders
- Of our original 20 indices, Argentina's Merval has the best day, up 2.7%
World Markets Olympic Challenge: Leaderboard as of (8/13 Close) -