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Greek Bond Trading Slumped in September, Bank of Greece Says

October 12, 2011

Oct. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Greek government bond trading on the electronic secondary securities market slumped almost 98 percent in September from August, when it slid 66 percent, data from the Bank of Greece showed.

Volumes transacted on the so-called HDAT fell to 1 million euros ($1.4 million) from 45 million euros the previous month, and 1.82 billion euros a year earlier, the central bank said on its website. The amount of trading declined 99.98 percent from 51.79 billion euros in September 2009, the data showed.

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