(Source: Financial Times By Martha Gill) – Growing concerns that some European banks face short-term lending stress kept pressure on the region’s financial stocks on Friday, setting indices on course for a second consecutive session of heavy losses.

The FTSE Eurofirst 300 was 2.9 per cent weaker at 898.33.

Source: Financial Times By Martha Gill

Last updated: August 19, 2011 12:26 pm

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