In­dex drops to 3-month low

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The In­ter­na­tional Mon­e­tary Fund’s in­sis­tence that Greek banks un­dergo as­set qual­ity re­views in­flicted losses of 5.61 per­cent on their sec­toral in­dex at the Athens bourse yes­ter­day, send­ing the bench­mark to a three-month low.

The Athens Ex­change (ATHEX) gen­eral in­dex fell 2.35 per­cent to 790.97 points yes­ter­day. The large­cap FTSE-26 in­dex con­tracted 2.42 per­cent to 2,080.38 points.

In to­tal 23 stocks rose, 86 dropped and 14 stayed put. Turnover came to 64.3 mil­lion eu­ros, up from Wed­nes­day’s 49.8 mil­lion.

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