Share report: euro troubles, fiscal cliff weigh on markets
Shares declined as euro zone finance ministers met for the third time this month to discuss Greece's finances.
European shares declined as euro zone finance ministers met for the third time this month to discuss Greece's finances.
Although French finance minister Pierre Moscovici said ministers were within reach of an accord on Greece's financing, investors remained cautious.
In Dublin, the ISEQ index of Irish shares was off 0.4 per cent. London's FTSE was down 0.6 per cent, French shares fell 0.8 per cent and German shares were 0.2 per cent lower.
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