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Greek deposits slip in October as credit also contracts by 3.9 pct

Greek private sector deposits decreased by 0.6 percent month on month (mom) in October, with balances reaching 160.38 billion euros, according to the Bank of Greece (BoG). Net flow remained negative for the fifth consecutive month, with outflows slightly slipping at 630 million in October from 719 million in September.

Cash deficit to October widens to 9.1 billion euros

The central government net balance to October on a cash basis showed the deficit widening by 34 percent to 9.08 billion euros from 6.78 billion last year, according to the Bank of Greece (BoG).

Photo by Myrto Papadopoulos [www.myrtopapadopoulos.com] Unemployment rate remained unchanged at 27.3 pct in August

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in August stayed flat at 27.3 percent, following a downward revision by 0.3 percentage points of the previously announced July rate of 27.6 percent, according to data released by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT).

Photo by Harry van Versendaal Greece’s building activity remained in deep red for August

Greek building activity (measured by the number of building permits) dropped by 10.5 percent in August with the respective surface figure easing 21.1 percent, while volume retreated 31.0 percent, according to the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT).

Greece's industrial production shows no signs of reversing the negative trend

The Industrial Production Index recorded a drop of 1.8 percent in September showing a decelerating trend following a dip exceeding 7 percent in the preceding two months, according to Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT). September performance led nine-month figure down 3.6 percent compared to a 3.8 percent at the end of August.

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