Equity prices were rising on Monday on the Athens Stock Exchange

Equity prices were rising on Monday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index up 0.77 percent, standing at 581.72 points at 11.05 am and turnover at 3.15 million euros.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was up 0.99 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was up 0.44 percent.

On individual sector indices, the biggest gains were in Food (+2.02 percent) and Technology (+1.30 percent).

The heaviest losses were in Chemicals (-0.59 percent) and Personal and Household Goods (-0.34 percent).

Of the stocks traded, 40 were up, 9 were down and 20 were unchanged.