REFILE-European shares fall amid Greek impasse, weak euro zone data
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* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.9 pct, Greece's ATG down 1.5 pct
* Mixed signals from Greek negotiations unnerve investors
* Associated British Foods gains on rating hike
By Liisa Tuhkanen
LONDON, May 29 (Reuters) - European shares fell on Friday, setting them on course for a weekly loss, as investors were unnerved by conflicting signals from Greece's debt talks and data showing private loan growth in the euro zone stalled last month.
Athens' benchmark share index fell 1.5 percent while the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 shed 0.9 percent to 1,601.33 points by 1407 GMT.
The FTSEurofirst is down 1 percent so far in a week that has been marked by uncertainty surrounding Greece's negotiations with its international lenders ahead of a payment deadline for Athens looming next week.
Greece's government intends to reach an agreement on a cash-for-reforms deal by Sunday, its spokesman said on Thursday, even as euro zone officials suggested a deal was far from imminent. Continuación...