Sleepy Athens stock market down 0.64 pct
With the lack of foreign investors weighing heavily on the economy, the Athens stocks exchange fell 0.64 percent to 572.43 points on Tuesday and recorded 2016’s second to lowest turnover, at 17.34 million euros.
Bank stocks remained the weakest link, with Alpha sliding 3.51 percent to 1.65 euros.
Piraeus Bank slumped 1.52 percent drop and Eurobank was down 1.38 percent.
However, National Bank rose 0.54 percent to 0.1870 euros a share.
Folli Follie gave up 2.03 percent and Coca-Cola HBC closed at 19.79 euros, down 1.44 percent.
You may be interested
Merkel: I hope we take final step with Greek programme on Thursdaymakis - Jun 19, 2018
German Chancellor, Angela Merkel expressed hope that the Eurogroup meeting on Thursday would be the last step for the Greek…
Mykonos! The island where some bread slices cost 28 euros!makis - Jun 19, 2018
A Spanish bakery claims to sell the world’s most expensive bread in the world at €106 a loaf. OK, that…
U.S Embassy in Athens strongly condemns furlough to terrorist Koufontinasmakis - Jun 19, 2018
The U.S Embassy in Athens issued a press release condemning the granting of a 48-hour furlough to November 17th convicted…