Alpha Bank reported a net profit of 491 million euros in 9M 2023, compared to a profit of 309 million euros in 9M 2022.
Greece’s employment balance stayed negative in August, with 15,826 more departures than hires, according to data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system.
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate dropped to 10 percent in September, after a slightly downwards revision to 10.6 percent in August, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Friday.
Greece’s Manufacturing PMI remained in expansion territory in October, rising by a fraction to 50.8 points, from 50.3 points in September, according to S&P Global data released on Wednesday.
Greece’s retail sales remained in positive territory in August, with a rise of 2.4 percent year-on-year (YoY), after a 3.4-percent rise in July, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Tuesday.
Greece’s Producer Price Index (PPI) contracted for the seventh successive month in September, dropping by 4.3 percent year-on-year (YoY), after falling by 8.3 percent in August, ELSTAT data showed on Monday.
Greece’s economic sentiment (ESI) continued its slide with a drop of 1.3 points to 106.4, after a decline of 3.3 points in September, according to European Commission figures released on Monday.
Building permits remained on a solid footing in July, rising by 7.5 percent year-on-year (YoY), after a rise of 13 percent in June, according to the data released by the Hellenic Statistical Agency (ELSTAT) on Friday.
The budget primary balance in September was confirmed at a surplus of almost 6 billion euros, compared to a surplus of 52 million euros in the same month of 2022.
The net private sector deposit movement in the Greek banking system was strong in September, with a 2.23-billion-euro inflow, after a marginal movement of 190 million euros in August, based on the latest Bank of Greece (BoG) figures released on Wednesday.