Equity market round up: Bleak reading, the month in numbers.
57 the level of the State Street Investor Confidence Index, a record low
80 the percentage of investors surveyed by the Merrill Lynch Global Fund Manager Survey that believe the world will continue to experience recession over the coming year
85 the net percentage of respondents to the same survey who focus on Asia or emerging markets that expect the Chinese economy to weaken in the next 12 months
89 the percentage of investors that expect Europe’s economy to be in recession in the next 12 months, up from a gross 23% in June