The stock markets across Europe fell again with major banking stocks leading the fall. At the time of writing, the Stoxx 50 index was down 2%. Germany’s DAX was down 1.6% and France’s CAC was down 1.8%. UK’s FTSE index was down 1.5%. France’s Societe Generale fell more than 7%. Italian banking group Intesa Sanpaolo was down almost 4%. German lender Deutsche Bank shares were down 4.18% as well. Earlier today, Japan’s Nikkei index fell 2.3%, sending the Yen to fresh multi-month highs across the board. For more information, read our latest forex news.