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  • Asia markets slip on Greece vote, Shanghai volatile

    'No' supporters celebrate their victory outside the parliament in Athens on July 5, 2015

  • Shares (Berlin: DI6.BE - news) fell in Europe and Asia, the euro stumbled and yields on weaker euro zone economies' bonds rose after Greece overwhelmingly voted against conditions for a rescue package, but there was no rout and contagion was limited. The euro lost half a percent to $1.1064 and 0.6 percent against the …

  • It's difficult to see European equities doing anything but falling on news of the decisive 'no' vote in Greece, which is likely to lead to a rise in risk aversion, said HSBC.

  • Greece will not leave the euro zone this year but Britain is now more likely to vote to leave the European Union in a referendum, Ladbrokes (LSE: LAD.L - news) bookmaker odds showed on Monday after Greeks voted 'no' to bailout terms. Greece is now 2/5 to remain in the euro zone this year while the odds on Britain leaving …

  • Euro zone shares sink after Greeks vote 'No' Reuters - UK Focus - 52 minutes ago

    Spain's Santander, France's Societe Generale (Paris: FR0000130809 - news) and Germany's Deutsche Bank (Xetra: 514000 - news) all fell about 2.5 percent. The euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index was down 1.7 percent by 0803 GMT after setting a five-month low, while the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index fell 1.2 …

  • Sterling edges up against euro, UK welfare cuts expected Reuters - UK Focus - 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    Sterling climbed against the euro on Monday after Greek voters overwhelmingly rejected terms of a rescue package, boosting safe-haven flows into Britain's bonds and currency. There was no sense of panic selling in the euro, amid expectations the European Central Bank would take policy action to stabilize the market if …

  • FOREX-Euro holds up in face of Greek 'No' Reuters - UK Focus - 1 hour 46 minutes ago

    Foreign exchange markets reserved judgement on Greece's place in the euro and the overall solidity of the common currency project on Monday, prodding the euro less than half a percent lower after Greeks ...

  • Euro zone shares fall nearly 2 pct after Greek 'no' Reuters - UK Focus - 1 hour 58 minutes ago

    Top euro zone shares fell 1.7 percent in early trading on Monday after Greek voters rejected austerity measures demanded in return of a debt deal, raising concerns about the country's possible exit from ...

  • After Greece's resounding 'No' vote against the terms of its defunct international bailout, the resignation of outspoken Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis this morning is a big sign that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is serious about seeking a last-ditch deal with European leaders this week to prevent his country crashing …

  • Euro picks up after Greek finance minister quits

    The euro rose after Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announced his shock resignation, just hours after the cash-strapped nation rejected creditors' austerity demands in a landmark weekend referendum...

  • Asia markets slip on Greece vote, Shanghai volatile

    'No' supporters celebrate their victory outside the parliament in Athens on July 5, 2015

  • Eurozone in tailspin after Greece votes 'No' to austerity

    People celebrate in Athens on July 5, 2015 after the first exit-polls of the Greek referendum

  • Greek Finance Minister Quits After 'No' Vote

    The leaders of France and Germany will hold emergency talks later after Greek voters decisively and "bravely" rejected a tough new bailout deal. Creditors had wanted more spending cuts in exchange for extending the country’s multibillion euro bailout deal until November. Eyes are now on the opening of the US and European …

  • Stock Market Jitters After Greece 'No' Vote

    On foreign exchange markets, the dollar slipped to 122.63 yen from 123.05 yen on Friday while the euro was also lower at 135.43 yen from 136.31 yen. It was at $1.1044 in Tokyo trade, ticking up from $1.0963 soon after early results of the bailout reforms vote were out.

  • Eurozone in tailspin after Greece votes 'No' to austerity

    People celebrate in Athens on July 5, 2015 after the first exit-polls of the Greek referendum

  • TOKYO/SYDNEY, July 6 (Reuters) - The euro pared its losses but was still sharply lower on Monday after Greek voters overwhelmingly rejected terms of a rescue package, sending the safe-haven yen up amid fears the cash-strapped nation might exit the euro zone. Another safe-haven currency, the Swiss franc, also firmed sl …

  • "The 'no' vote is the worst possible outcome from an 'uncertainty' perspective," said Ray Attrill, global co-head of FX strategy at National Australia Bank. The European Central Bank, which holds a conference call later on Monday, is likely to maintain emergency funding for Greek banks at their current restricted level, …

  • Asia markets slip on Greece vote, Shanghai volatile

    'No' supporters hold a banner in front of the parliament in Athens on July 5, 2015

  • Euro edges up as investors weigh risks of Greek exit

    The euro bounced back against the dollar in Asia on Monday despite a jump in the odds of a Greek exit from the eurozone after it rejected creditors' austerity demands in a weekend referendum

  • Euro edges up as investors weigh risks of Greek exit

    One euro was worth $1.0987 at 1915 GMT, down 1.20 percent from Friday night, in electronic trading before Asian markets opened

  • Europe's impossible dilemma: let Greece stay or let it go?

    A person holds a banner reading "I am a Greek, stop blackmail creditors" during a rally in support of the people of Greece in Paris on July 5, 2015

  • A Greek exit from the euro is now a "base case" scenario for economists and is set to trigger a flight to safety for nervy investors

  • A Greek exit from the euro is now a "base case" scenario for economists and is set to trigger a flight to safety for nervy investors

  • European stocks slide at open after Greek 'No' vote

    A man holds a Greek national flag as he celebrates in front of the parliament on July 5, 2015 in Athens

  • The euro fell sharply on Monday, while the safe-haven Japanese yen rallied after Greeks voted to reject terms of a bailout, setting the country on course to financial ruin that could splinter Europe if creditors refuse further aid. "The 'no' vote is the worst possible outcome from an 'uncertainty' perspective," said Ray …

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