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ATHEX at over 920 points

The General Index of the Stock Exchange has been moving upwards since the beginning of the session, exceeding the levels of 920 points.

At 11.00 the General Price Index stood at 921.27 points, marking an increase of 0.75%.

The value of the transactions amounts to 4.05 million euros.

56 stocks are up, 13 are down and 12 are flat.

ATHEX: Stock index closing in on 800 points

The fourth consecutive day of gains at the Athens bourse gave the the benchmark its biggest advance as it climbed close to the 800-point mark, in line with most other markets that were open on Monday. Turnover topped 50 million euros despite the fact that major markets such as those of the US, Hong Kong and China were closed due to holidays.

ATHEX: Half-hearted recovery at stock market

The stock market's reaction after three days of losses proved half-hearted on Tuesday, as the early recovery was contained later on, with most bank stocks posting losses. Some traders will have decided to save some of their liquidity for the new 10-year bond issue, which Greece announced on Tuesday halfway through the trading session.

ATHEX: Index at level unseen since last February

The Greek bourse benchmark climbed on Friday to highs unseen since late February after its 11th consecutive day of gains, which were quite handsome too, on the day the third-quarter growth data were issued. Likewise, the Greek benchmark 10-year bond yield reached a new low on Friday, at 0.626 percentage points.