Share report: Euro, shares hit by Spanish, Greek troubles

The euro hit its lowest level in more than two years and European shares suffered their biggest two-day fall since April as concern grew that Greece will default and that Spain may become the fourth euro zone member to need a major bailout.

23rd July, 2012
Share report: Euro, shares hit by Spanish, Greek troubles
Euro, share prices slide on Spanish and Greek worries

The euro hit its lowest level against the dollar in more than two years and European shares suffered their biggest two-day fall since April as concern grew that Greece will default and that Spain may become the fourth euro zone member to need a major bailout.

Greece’s troika of international creditors - the European Commission, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund - arrive in Athens tomorrow amid doubts the country will meet...

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