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Tue August 9, 2011
Business

Greece Bans Short-Selling After Monday's Stock Drop

Shares on the Athens Stock Exchange plunged to their lowest level in more than 14 years on Monday in response to market uncertainty over U.S. debt restructuring. The Greek authorities imposed a ban on short-selling after the drop, which was exacerbated by worries about European debt and the stability of the Euro.

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