Thursday August 13, 2020

Share report: Markets fall on European slowdown

Shares have extended their losses amid uncertainty about the Greek debt swap deal and after news of a contraction in eurozone GDP

6th March, 2012
In New York, the main markets were all down 1.5 per cent, less than some markets in Europe.

European shares declined, with the Stoxx Europe 600 Index dropping the most since November, as a report confirmed a contraction in the euro zone economy and investors weighed Greece’s chances of getting bondholders to accept a debt swap(!story/Home/News/IIF%3A+Greek+default+would+cause+a+trillion+euros+of+damage/id/19410615-5218-4f56-177a-2f0651520039).


Dublin’s ISEQ index fell 2.9 per cent. Shares in **Irish Life...

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