Piraeus Bank’s second quarter (Q2) results revealed net results from continued operations showing a profit of 20 million euros compared to a net profit of 14 million in Q1 2019.
Motor Oil Hellas’ financial results for the first half (H1) of 2019 show that group turnover increased by 3.1 percent compared to the same time last year.
Greece’s largest oil refinery, Hellenic Petroleum’s financial results for the first half (H1) of the year show that the group’s sales fell by 5 percent during the first six months of the year.
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) strengthened by 3.1 points in August to reach 108.4 points, European Commission (EC) figures showed on Thursday.
Credit contraction in the Greek market edged down to 0.1 percent in July from 0.2 percent in June, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures showed on Wednesday.
Net deposit movement in the Greek banking system stayed positive by 1.60 billion euros in July following an increase of 1.77 billion euros in June, Bank of Greece (BoG) figures revealed on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced on Monday that the government was moving ahead with the full lifting of the capital controls that have been in place in Greece since the summer of 2015.
The budget primary balance recorded a surplus of 1.76 million euros in the first seven months of 2019, compared to a surplus of 926 million noted in July 2018, the Finance Ministry (MoF) budget execution bulletin confirmed on Monday.
Moody’s was expected to complete the latest round of ratings reviews for Greece after S&P in spring and Fitch earlier in August. However the rating agency held back from any action and did not update its rating for the country.
Greece’s general government (gg) primary cash surplus came to 1.78 billion euros in the first six months of the year, up by 263 million euros compared to the same period last year, according to the Finance Ministry’s (MoF) monthly gg bulletin.