The adoption of the amendment to the new law on the protection of housing and the satisfactory results of companies listed for 2018 intensify the interest of investment in the market, which is superior to the other European stock exchanges. At the peak of the increase, the banking index rose 7.79%.
The General Price Index closed at 741.01 points, rising 2.72%, while at the end of the week registered a rise of 744.71 points (+ 3.24%).
The value of the transactions was 77,590 million euros and 44,686,779 shares were traded.
The high capitalization index rose 2.09%, while the average capitalization index rose 1.95%.
Shares of Piraeus (+ 16.26%), Ethnikis (+ 12.47%), Alfa Bank (+ 7.62%), HELEX (+4.90%) and PPC (+ 4.84%).
On the other hand, shares of Aegean Airlines (-0.85%) and Jumbo (-0.13%) closed.
All individual indices rose, with banks (+ 7.79%) and financial services (+ 4.45%) showing the strongest increase.
The largest volume of transactions was presented by Eurobank and Alpha Bank, trading 13,531,489 and 6,796,926 shares, respectively.
The highest transaction value was registered by OTE with 10,654 million euros and by Eurobank with 9,959 million euros.
89 stocks rose, 24 declined and 29 remained stable.
Piraeus (+ 16.26%) and Audiovisual (+ 15.00%) recorded the highest increase.
The biggest drop was recorded in stocks: Dionic -12.00% and ELGEKA -8.79%.