European stock futures extend falls on Greek fears

LONDON, May 6 (BestGrowthStock) – European stock index (Read more about the euro currency recovery. ) futures extended losses on
Thursday on mounting concerns that Greece’s debt crisis could spread to other
euro zone peripheral economies.

By 0639 GMT, futures for STOXX Europe 50 (STXEc1: ), Germany’s DAX (FDXc1: ) and
France’s CAC 40 (FCEc1: ) were down 0.5 to 1.1 percent.

European stocks closed lower on Wednesday, with the FTSEurofirst 300
(.FTEU3: ) index of top shares closing 1 percent lower, ending at a two-month low
for a second straight session.

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(Reporting by Atul Prakash and Dominic Lau)

European stock futures extend falls on Greek fears