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Greeks Keep Transferring Their Money Abroad; Estimated €100-500 Million per Day

Greek banks are bleeding as concerned citizens transfer their money abroad to secure them in case of a euro exit and return to drachma. Estimated 100 million to 500 million euro are tranferred from the Greek banks abroad on a daily basis due to citizens worries about the outcome of the economic crisis and the political uncertainty in Greece.

Estimations about withdrawals from banks speak of 5 to 6 billion euro in the month of May, while June started negative as well.

From the end of 2009 until today, the bank deposits of Greek banks have been decreased at 80 billion euro.(zougla.gr)

 

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