Brazil Bovespa stock index futures sink on Rousseff re-election

lunes 27 de octubre de 2014 07:05 GYT

SAO PAULO Oct 27 (Reuters) - Futures contracts for Brazil's Bovespa stock index expiring in December plunged in opening trade on Monday following the victory of President Dilma Rousseff over pro-business challenger Aecio Neves in Sunday's presidential election.

At 9:03 a.m. (1103 GMT) the December contract dropped 6.45 percent to 48,645 points. (Reporting by Asher Levine)