The yield spread between the 10-year Greek and German benchmark bond widened to 937 basis points in the Greek electronic secondary bond market on Tuesday, from 915 bps on Monday, with the Greek bond yielding 12.49 pct and the German Bund 3.12 pct. Turnover in the market totaled 58 million euros, of which 23 million were buy orders and the remaining 35 million euros were sell orders.

In interbank markets, interest rates moved lower. The 12-month rate was 1.91 pct, the six-month 1.47 pct, the three-month 1.16 pct and the one-month rate 0.88 pct.