Browsing Category

Economy

Eurozone discusses Greek debt relief in preparation of Eurogroup on June 21

The first session of the Eurogroup meeting in Brussels ended on Thursday, following a discussion on the Greek economy. According to a Finance Ministry source, the finance ministers of the Eurozone hailed last Saturday's technical staff agreement in Athens between Greece and the institutions.

Greek stocks end at lowest level since mid-December 2017

Greek stocks remained under strong pressure pushing the general index of the market to its lowest levels since mid-December 2017. Selling activity focused on Folli Follie’s shares (-24.88 pct) and bank shares.

ADEX closing report

The June contract on the FTSE/ASE Large Cap index was trading at a premium of 0.07 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Thursday. Volume on the Big Cap index totaled 2,428 contracts with 9,497 open positions in the market.

Greek bond market closing report

Buyers returned in the Greek bond market on Thursday and helped in a recovery of bond prices. Traders said, however, that market sentiment in all bond market remained volatile because of political developments in Italy.

Athens Stock Exchange opening: Rise

Equity prices were rising on Thursday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index up 0.60 percent standing at 789.67 points at 11.05 am and turnover at 3.85 million euros.

Turnover up 14.2 pct in Q1 says ElvalHalcor

ElvalHalcor on Wednesday announced a 14.2 pct increase in its consolidated turnover to 528.2 million euros in the first quarter of 2018, form 462.6 million in the same period last year, reflecting a 7.2 pct rise in the volume of sales.

ADEX closing report

The June contract on the FTSE/ASE Large Cap index was trading at a premium of 0.24 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Wednesday. Volume on the Big Cap index totaled 1,207 contracts with 9,374 open positions in the market.