The June contract on the FTSE 20 index was trading at a discount of 1.84 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Monday, with turnover remaining a low 31.178 million euros. Volume on the Big Cap index totaled 7,000 contracts worth 23.705 million euros, with 25,205 short positions in the market.

Volume in futures contracts on equities totaled 19,297 contracts worth 7.473 million euros, with investment interest focusing on Piraeus Bank’s contracts (5,831), followed by Eurobank (758),

MIG (742), OTE (1,817), PPC (868), National Bak (3,086), Alpha Bank (1,392), Marfin Popular Bank (1,630), Mytilineos (469), Hellenic Postbank (543) and ATEbank (606).