The 10-year Greek benchmark bond yielded 16.07 pct in the domestic electronic secondary bond market on Wednesday, while the German Bund yielded 3.27 pct, with the yield spread rising to a record high of 1,280 basis points. Turnover in the market was a low 40 million euros, of which 4 million were buy orders and the remaining 36 million sell orders. The five-year benchmark bond was the most heavily traded security with a turnover of  14 million euros.

In interbank markets, interest rates changed lightly. The 12-month rate was 2.115 pct, the six-month rose to 1.66 pct, the three-month was 1.36 pct and the one-month rate was 1.21 pct.