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Oil fall, "Grexit'' fears send prices tumbling

ST Index sheds a further 46 points amid improved volume of S$1.24 billion; banking and oil-related stocks slide
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 05:50
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A Steep plunge on Wall Street on Monday that was attributed to sliding oil prices and political uncertainty in Greece meant that the Straits Times Index, which on Monday had already plunged 42 points, lost a further 46.33 points or 1.4 per cent on Tuesday at 3,281.95.

A STEEP plunge on Wall Street on Monday that was attributed to sliding oil prices and political uncertainty in Greece meant that the Straits Times Index, which on Monday had already plunged 42 points, lost a further 46.33 points or 1.4 per cent on Tuesday at 3,281.95. Turnover amounted to 1.4