European stocks lose more than 500 bln euros in value after China rout

lunes 24 de agosto de 2015 09:58 GYT

(Updates prices)

* FTSEurofirst down more than 6 pct

* Worst 1-day loss since just after Lehman collapse in 2008

* Euro STOXX Volatility Index hits new highs

* FTSEurofirst lost over 1 trln euros since start of month

* Europe bourses in 2015:

* Asset performance in 2015:

By Sudip Kar-Gupta

LONDON, Aug 24 (Reuters) - European stocks slumped on Monday following a rout in Chinese markets, wiping hundreds of billions of euros off leading shares and sending one benchmark index to a seven-month low.   Continuación...