The yield spread between the 10-year Greek and German benchmark bonds eased to 12.49 pct in the domestic electronic secondary bond market, from 12.66 pct on Monday, with the Greek bond yielding 15.50 pct and the German Bund 3.11 pct. Turnover in the market was a low 35 million euros, of which 17 million euros were sell orders and the remaining 18 million were buy orders. The five-year benchmark bond was the most heavily traded security with a turnover of 16 million euros.
In interbank markets, interest rates were largely unchanged. The 12-month rate was 2.15 pct, the six-month rate 1.70 pct, the three-month 1.42 pct and the one-month rate 1.25 pct.