Athens Stock Exchange opening: Big rise
Equity prices were rising on Tuesday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index up 3.05 percent, standing at 663.49 points at 11.00 am and turnover at 7.25 million euros.
The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was up 3.74 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was up 3.05 percent.
All individual sector indices, the biggest gains were in Banks (+9.06 percent), Raw Materials (+4.40 percent), Financial Services (+4.10 percent) and Telecoms (+3.75 percent).
Of the stocks traded, 44 were up, 7 were down and 5 were unchanged.
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