'Grexit' fears hammer European markets

People walk past the Greek parliament in Athens on December 17, 2014Fears that Greece could end up leaving the eurozone after elections later this month rattled European markets on Monday, hammering stock prices. The spectre of a Greek exit from the eurozone has reared its head again despite a plea by French President Francois Hollande on Monday for Greece to abide by its European commitments and the European Commission saying eurozone membership was irrevocable.

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