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Athens Exchange

A major securities exchange in Greece. It was established as the Athens Stock Exchange in 1876. In 2002, it became the Athens Exchange in a merger with the Athens Derivatives Exchange. It trades stocks, bonds and derivatives. More than 300 publicly traded companies are listed on the Athens Exchange.
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In addition, in phase 3 ("the Retail Offer") of the share capital increase, the Bank expects to offer up to[euro]100 million of new ordinary shares (in addition to those sold in phases 1 and 2) for subscription by all existing shareholders (excluding those who had participated in the Placing unless they were existing shareholders prior to the Placing) prior to any listing of the shares on the Cyprus Stock Exchange and the Athens Exchange (subject to necessary regulatory approvals).
16 percent of Greek Postal Savings Bank via block trade on the Athens Exchange, Thomson Financial News has reported.
Subject to reaching 95% or more of the total voting rights in Panafon, the Newbury, UK-based wireless carrier intends to seek the delisting of Panafon's shares from the Athens Exchange, in accordance with Greek regulations.
Coca-Cola Hellenic's shares are listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEEK), with a secondary listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: CCB).
The Athens Exchange general index lost more than 10 per cent since Monday in response.
Bank of Cyprus announced that the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission has approved the supplementary prospectus which is related with the prospectus for the retail offer to raise a further e1/4100 mln from the market and the applications to re-listing on the Cyprus Stock Exchange and the Athens Exchange, which will resume on Tuesday, December 16.
I believe we now have a great opportunity to capitalize on positive market sentiment and give our economy the boost it deserves," said Socrates Lazaridis, Chairman of the Athens Exchange.
In addition, the ordinary shares of Coca-Cola HBC are admitted to the main market of the Athens Exchange with a secondary listing, while its American depository shares are trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
While the action in the Spanish and Italian bourses was puzzling, it couldn't hold a candle to Greece, where the The Athens Exchange (ATHEX) general index ended a stunning 10.
At the same time, the competitive fees of the Group, in conjunction with the option of registering securities in HELEX's registry, make XNET a valuable tool in order for members of Athens Exchange to provide quality services to their clients.
ISTANBUL, Sep 28, 2009 (TUR) -- Istanbul Stock Exchange (IMKB) and Athens Exchange (ATHEX) launched Monday a joint index named GT-30, in order to issue a common exchange traded fund (ETF) that will be traded in both markets.

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