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Athens Stock Exchange opening: Big rise

Athens Stock Exchange opening: Big rise

Equity prices were strongly rising on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) on Tuesday.

The basic share price index was up 5.90 percent, standing at 543.35 points at 11.00 and turnover was at 4.58 million euros.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was up 5.90 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was up 4.38 percent.

All individual sector indices were moving upwards with the biggest gains were in Banks (+10.12 percent) and in Constructions (+7.27 percent).

Of the stocks traded, 54 was up, 9 were down and 3 were unchanged.

Source: ana-mpa