Traders await review talks
Trading atthe Greek bourse was slow yesterday with investors hanging back and waiting for developments from the talks between Athens and its creditors that begin next week.
The Athens Exchange (ATHEX) general index closed at 649.52 points, adding 0.37 percent to Wednesday’s 647.14 points. The large-cap FTSE 25 index gained 0.22 percent to end at 1,741.64 points. Banks rose 1 percent as National climbed 2.54 percent.
In total 66 stocks increased, 39 headed south and 26 stayed put. Turnover amounted to 35.7 million euros, down from Wednesday’s 40.7 million.