The September contract on the FTSE 20 index was trading at a discount of 0.60 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Monday, with turnover remaining a low 31.598 million euros. Volume on the Big Cap index totaled 8,047 contracts worth 23.784 million euros, with 29,309 short positions in the market.
Volume in futures contracts on equities totaled 29,738 contracts worth 7.814 million euros, with investment interest focusing on ATEbank’s contracts (10,428), followed by Eurobank (2,719), National Bak (5,936), Alpha Bank (1,124), Piraeus Bank (6,435), Cyprus Bank (772), and Mytilineos (286).

Foreign Exchange rates - Tuesday

Reference buying rates per euro released by the European Central Bank:
U.S. dollar  1.471
Pound sterling  0.915
Danish kroner  7.571
Swedish kroner 9.235
Japanese yen  118.87
Swiss franc  1.250
Norwegian kroner 7.876
Canadian dollar 1.412
Australian dollar 1.372