WRAPUP 4-Greece asks for bailout extension as clock ticks down *EU Commission urges Greece to accept deal. ATHENS, June 30- Greece pleaded for a short-term bailout extension on Tuesday to avert a midnight default as frantic efforts gathered pace to salvage a deal that could keep Athens in the euro, with Germany warning that time had run out to extend vital credit lines. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker...
| By: Renee Maltezou and Lefteris Papadimas
GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets on tenterhooks as Greek deadline looms NEW YORK, June 30- Stocks on Wall Street edged up on Tuesday to keep a global equities gauge higher despite declines in Europe, while the euro remained under pressure as Greece grappled with a looming deadline on a debt repayment to the IMF. Greece submitted a new two-year aid proposal to its creditors, calling for debt restructuring in what seemed like a...
| By: Rodrigo Campos
Why Greece is just a sideshow for the Fed Greece is engulfed in a crisis that could end with its exit from the euro zone, but analysts say this does little to change the U.S. rate outlook.
| By: Dhara Ranasinghe
FOREX-Euro dips ahead of Greek IMF repayment deadline NEW YORK, June 30- The euro was broadly lower on Tuesday as investors braced for the near certainty that Greece will default on a repayment to the International Monetary Fund, while short-covering and uncertainty ahead of a key referendum capped losses. While Greece was set to default on a 1.6 billion euro loan from the IMF, traders who had bet against or "shorted"...
| By: Sam Forgione
Last minute Greek deal in the works? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports according to Greek television some ATMs are only dispensing 50 euro bills while the limit is supposed to be 60 euros, as the debt deadline looms.