An employee of the Stock Exchange stands next to a board showing share prices in Athens.
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Greek borrowing costs jumped and a dive in bank stocks dragged down the Athens bourse Tuesday, after weekend elections resulted in an anti-bailout government that looks set on a collision course with the country's creditors.Yields of three-year government bonds rose above 14 percent.This was up four percentage points since Sunday's vote although down from 16 percent at the beginning of the year, before the European Central Bank announced plans to stimulate the eurozone economy by buying debt issued by the bloc's governments.The cost of insuring Greek debt against default via five-year credit default swaps rose to 39 percent upfront from 36 percent Monday, the highest since May 2011, according to data from Markit.
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