ECONOMY

Greek stocks close down 1.2 percent

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Greece's main stock index unofficially closed down 1.2 percent on Tuesday, a day after a record fall of 16.2 percent, but most losses were in the banking sector which sank around 30 percent.

On Monday, Greek banks also lost around 30 percent, the limit at which trading is halted.

[Reuters]