Equity prices were dropping on Monday on the Athens Stock Exchange

Equity prices were dropping on Monday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 2.22 percent, standing at 621.95 points at 11.00 am and turnover at 9.65 million euros.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was down 2.48 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was down 0.97 percent.

All individual sector indices were moving downwards with the heaviest losses in Banks (-5.60 percent), Raw Materials (-2.70 percent) and Personal Goods (-2.30 percent).

Of the stocks traded, 22 were up, 39 were down and 21 were unchanged.