| October 26th | 2020 5:27AM
Global shares fall on uncertainty over US election, pandemic
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were lower Monday amid widespread uncertainty over what the U.S. presidential election will portend for markets and economic policy.
France's CAC 40 slipped 0.9% in early trading to 4,863.83, while Germany's DAX dropped 2.4% to 12,346.01. Britain's FTSE 100 edged down 0.5% to 5,832.52. U.S. shares were to decline, with Dow futures sinking 1.0% to 27,902.