Bailout Talks Between Greece, Creditors Delayed: Reports

By Victor ReklaitisMarketWatch Pulse

Greece and its creditors had been getting ready Friday to open talks to complete a bailout deal, but the talks have been delayed, according to multiple reports. Talks likely won't start until Monday and may have been delayed because of the International Monetary Fund's unexpected demand that Greece formally request its participation in a new bailout, according to a Guardian report Security issues have delayed the start of the discussions, as the creditors are still looking for a secure place to hold negotiations in Athens, said a Reuters report.

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