The direct impact of the Greek people’s decision to reject the terms of a Eurozone bailout is likely to be limited in the short-term, but if the added uncertainty were to linger in for a considerable period of time, the consequences to the wider economy could be stark, according to Stephen Macklow-Smith, co-manager of the JP Morgan European Investment trust.
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