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Dow futures point to a 300-digit jump; reclaiming some of the 1,300 point loss seen in last 2 days

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Dow futures point to a 300-digit jump; reclaiming some of the 1,300 point loss seen in last 2 days

Equity markets around the globe were higher on Friday, reclaiming some of the sharp losses seen in previous sessions. On Thursday, Wall Street closed sharply down, with the Dow falling over 540 points, bringing its two-day losses to more than 1,300 points. Sentiment was rocked around the globe in recent sessions, as investors grew nervous over the rise in interest rates. President Donald Trump has recently criticized the U.S. Federal Reserve for the decline in stock markets, saying Wednesday that he wasn't happy with how the central bank continued to raise interest rates. "The problem I have is with the Fed. The Fed is going wild. I mean, I don't know what their problem is that they are raising