Brazil stocks fall 2 pct as investors exit emerging market shares
SAO PAULO, June 24
SAO PAULO, June 24 (Reuters) - Brazil's benchmark Bovespa stock index fell 2 percent on Monday as investors continued to sell off positions in emerging market shares following the U.S. central bank's signal last week that it would scale back its bond-buying program.
At 10:31 a.m. (13:31 GMT), the Bovespa was down 2.02 percent to 46,105.48.
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