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ATHEX: Stocks head higher for another week

The benchmark index of the Greek stock market posted a weekly advance at the end of Friday's session, buoyed by Standard & Poor's credit rating upgrade for Greece and hopes that DBRS will follow suit. That enthusiasm appeared to run out of steam on Friday though, as trade slumped and the main index ended marginally lower on the day.

OPAP to buy Intralot's stake in Ellinika Lachia

Gambling giant OPAP announced on Tuesday that its 100 percent subsidiary OPAP Investment Limited has signed a memorandum of understanding with Intralot for the acquisition of the latter's stake in lottery company Ellinika Lachia, amounting to 511,500 shares or 16.5 percent of the share capital, for 20 million euros.