Handjinicolaou is the new Piraeus board chairman
Piraeus Bank, Greece’s largest lender, has appointed George Handjinicolaou as its new board chairman, it said on Tuesday. Handjinicolaou, who is taking over immediately, was most recently deputy chief executive officer at the London-based International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), Piraeus said in a statement. He pre-
End to decline? The price drop of professional properties in Greece appears to have bottomed out, as a Bank of Greece survey released yesterday showed a slight increase in sale prices by 0.2 percent in the first half of the year compared to the second half of 2015, driven mainly by a 1.4 percent rise in Thessaloniki.