The December contract on the FTSE 20 index was trading at a premium of 0.97 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Monday, with turnover remaining a low 19.380 million euros. Volume on the Big Cap index totaled 8,335 contracts worth 11.997 million euros, with 22,706 short positions in the market.
Volume in futures contracts on equities totaled 39,020 contracts worth 7.383 million euros, with investment interest focusing on National Bank’s contracts (8,800), followed by Eurobank (1,886), MIG (2,949), OPAP (1,980), Piraeus Bank (6,666), GEK (2,130), Alpha Bank (2,489), Marfin Popular Bank (7,735), Cyprus Bank (434) and ATEbank (2,260).