NBG gets shareholder approval for Ethniki sale
National Bank of Greece shareholders yesterday approved the sale of a majority stake of its insurance subsidiary to Anglo-Dutch consortium Calamos-EXIN. EXIN is buying 75 percent of the division for 718 million euros. The sale is part of National Bank’s strategy to focus on core banking activities un-
Pyatt-TAP. US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt visited one of the worksites of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline at Theodosia, near Kilkis, on Thursday, in the context of his tour of northern Greece. Pyatt said how impressed he was at the speed and quality of the construction, as well as the emphasis on cultural heritage protection.