The December contract on the FTSE 20 index was trading at -1.78 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Tuesday, with turnover at 46.570 million euros. Volume on the Big Cap index totaled 10,973 contracts worth 39.419 million euros, with 27,815 open positions in the market.

 

Volume in futures contracts on equities totaled 12,534 contracts worth 7.151 million euros, with investment interest focusing on National Bank’s contracts (4,096), followed by Eurobank (1,943), MIG (510), OTE (929), Piraeus Bank (879), Alpha Bank (1,582), Cyprus Bank (288) and ATEbank (830).

Foreign Exchange rates - Wednesday

Reference buying rates per euro released

by the European Central Bank:

U.S. dollar

1.405

Pound sterling

0.869

Danish kroner

7.514

Swedish kroner

9.382

Japanese yen

113.34

Swiss franc

1.352

Norwegian kroner

8.141

Canadian dollar

1.404

Australian dollar

1.383