The yield spread between the 10-year Greek and German benchmark bonds widened again to 928 basis points in the Greek electronic secondary bond market, with the Greek bond yielding 12.51 pct and the German Bund 3.23 pct. Turnover in the market was a low 18 million euros, of which 11 million were buy orders and the remaining 7.0 million were sell orders. The three-year benchmark bond was the most heavily traded security with a turnover of 3.0 million euros.

In interbank markets, interest rates were largely unchanged. The 12-month rate was 1.94 pct, the six-month rate 1.50 pct, the three-month 1.19 pct and the one-month rate 0.902 pct.