Greek bond spreads continued widening, hit by uncertainties over efforts to revolve a Greek debt crisis. The yield spread between the 10-year Greek and German benchmark bonds widened to 14.67 pct in the domestic electronic secondary bond market on Thursday, from 14.64 pct on Wednesday, with the Greek bond yielding 17.60 pct and the German Bund 2.93 pct. Turnover in the market was an extremely low 6.0 million euros, all sell orders. The five-year benchmark bond was the most heavily traded security with a turnover of 4.0 million euros.
In interbank markets, interest rates were largely unchanged. The 12-month rate was 2.14 pct, the six-month rate 1.74 pct, the three-month rate 1.48 pct and the one-month rate 1.28 pct.