BRAZILIAN TRADER READS NEWSPAPER ON FLOOR OF FUTURES AND COMMODITES
MARKET IN SAO PAULO.
A Brazilian trader reads a newspaper during the lunch break on the floor of
the BM&F futures and commodities market in Sao Paulo, October 9, 2002.
Brazil's currency fell sharply Wednesday as election-wary investors fretted
over whether the Central Bank would be able to roll over a hefty chunk of
domestic debt coming due next week. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker