The yield spread between the 10-year Greek and German benchmark bonds widened further to 13.52 pct in the domestic electronic secondary bond market from 13.48 pct on Wednesday, with the Greek bond yielding 16.5 pct and the German Bund 2.98 pct, reflecting renewed worries over efforts to resolving a debt crisis in the Eurozone. Turnover in the market was a low 3.0 million euros, all sell orders. The 10-year benchmark bond was the only trade security of the day.
In interbank markets, interest rates were largely unchanged. The 12-month rate was 2.18 pct, the six-month rate 1.81 pct, the three-month 1.56 pct and the one-month rate 1.33 pct.