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Greece to issue more bonds after sale success
Greece will issue more bonds after last week's successful five-year debt sale that ended a four-year drought, the head of the debt agency said on Sunday. "The bond sale was just the first step," Stelios Papadopoulos, head of the public debt management agency (PDMA) told Kathimerini daily. Greece on Thursday raised 3.0 billion euros ($4.2 billion) at under 5.0 percent interest, a move welcomed by ...(4/13/2014 3:18:23 PM)
Greece's short-term debt rates drop after bond issue
Greece's short-term borrowing costs tumbled on Tuesday, days after the crisis-hit country returned to medium-term international bond markets for the first time for four years. Athens paid 2.75 percent ...(4/15/2014 3:13:42 AM)
Greece's NBG eyes tapping markets with equity offering
Greece's largest lender, National Bank (NBG) (ATH:ETE), is considering tapping international markets with a share offering as part of plans to plug a capital shortfall, a senior executive at the bank told Reuters on Saturday. NBG's peers Alpha Bank (ATH:ALPHA) and Piraeus (ATH:TPEIR) successfully tapped markets last month, as foreign investors begin to show appetite for battered Greek assets on ...(4/12/2014 11:59:19 AM)
Greece sells $4.2-B bonds, plans more
Athens – Greece will issue more bonds after last week’s successful five-year debt sale that ended a four-year drought, the head of the debt agency said on Sunday. “The bond sale was just the first step,’’ Stelios Papadopoulos, head of the public debt management agency (PDMA) told Kathimerini daily. Greece on Thursday raised 3.0 billion euros ($4.2 billion) at under 5.0 percent interest, a move ...(4/14/2014 6:00:51 PM)
Greece returns to bond markets with a bang
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Buoyant Greek officials hailed the country's return to the international debt market after four years as an overwhelming success Thursday, with investors snapping up the five-year bond in a sale that was eight times oversubscribed.(4/10/2014 4:26:34 PM)
Greece ends market exile with triumphant bond auction
Bailed-out Greece returned to bond markets with a bang on Thursday after a four-year exile, raising 3.0 billion euros and sending a major signal that the eurozone debt crisis is fading. Greece's EU-IMF creditors hailed the move which the Greek prime minister said had "opened the way for cheaper borrowing" for the recession-hit country. "We have opened the way for cheaper borrowing on the markets ...(4/10/2014 10:48:41 AM)
Greece to end exile from bond markets as thousands protest
Greece announced Wednesday its return to the debt markets after a four-year absence on the same day protestors launched the first anti-austerity strike of the year, crippling key services across the country. While up to 20,000 people demonstrated in the streets of the capital Athens and second city Thessaloniki, disrupting rail and ferry services and closing government offices, Greece's finance ...(4/9/2014 5:06:34 PM)
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Greece will issue more bonds after last week's successful five-year debt sale that ended a four-year drought, the head of the debt agency said today. "The bond sale was just the first step," Stelios Papadopoulos, head of the public debt management agency (PDMA) told Kathimerini daily. Greece on Thursday raised 3 billion euros at under 5%...(4/13/2014 6:33:36 AM)
Greece to issue more bonds
Greece will issue more bonds after last week's successful five-year debt sale that ended a four-year drought, the head of the debt agency says. "The bond sale was just the first step," Stelios Papadopoulos, head of the public debt management agency (PDMA) told Kathimerini daily on Sunday. A day later, visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Greece's return to the international bond markets ...(4/13/2014 3:31:14 PM)
Greece set for milestone return to bond markets
Greece was set on Thursday for a milestone return to bond markets with a five-year debt sale which also sends a major signal that the eurozone debt crisis is fading. Hours before the sale, a powerful car bomb exploded outside the Bank of Greece in central Athens but nobody was hurt as police had time to clear the area. A return to borrowing on the bond markets represents an important milestone ...(4/10/2014 5:09:04 AM)
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