Athens Stock Exchange opened with losses on Monday morning and things didn’t go better during the day either. then there is no sign of a positive political development like a unity or ecumenical government that would put an end to week long instability and uncertainty. As of 03:06 pm Greek time, the General Index is at a new historical low of 578.95 points and losses of -5.39%.
“The week began for Athens Stock Exchange with intense pressure on all … lengths and widths of the board while the general index falls to new 20 year lows below 600 points.
The banking index was declining up to 7,% the first minutes of trading, while now is just a breath away from the year’s low of 211.88 points, with all the titles remaining in negative territory, just like FTSE20 index.
“In political developments that are expected is the domestic investment community focused, while the sentiment is negatively charged even by the publications of the weekend”, said Beta Securities in a morning report.
On the board the General Index stands at 590.52 points down 3.50%, having been found earlier at -3.78%.
The banking index declines 5.63% at 217.95 points.
So far it the trading volume reaches 5.55 million units worth 7.4 million euros, while 52 shares traded with a decline, 5 remain positive, while 6 remained unchanged.” (Capital.gr)