Equity prices were dropping on Friday on the Athens Stock Exchange

Equity prices were dropping on Friday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 0.69 percent, standing at 619.31 points at 11.05 am and turnover at 6.50 million euros.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was down 0.89 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was down 0.28 percent.

On individual sector indices the biggest gains were in Technology (+0.57 percent) and Food (+0.55 percent).

The heaviest losses were in Banks (-1.96 percent) and Telecoms (-0.94 percent).

Of the stocks traded, 17 were up, 26 were down and 7 were unchanged.