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Athex gained modestly General Index closed modestly higher due to the performance of OTE, FFGRP, JUMBO and OPAP. Only Alpha Bank finished the session on positive territory, while all other names went red, pushing the banking index 2.74% lower than previous close.

Greece Closer to Formal Election Call -- Update

Greece is set to officially begin its second election campaign period this year, after opposition parties, as expected, conceded they cant assemble a ruling majority in parliament to replace the outgoing government of Tsipras and his Syriza party.

Tsipras: I fought as hard as I could

Prime Minister said he fought as hard as he could for a good deal with Greeces lenders and that he had to call elections because the conditions of his mandate had completely changed, in his first pre-election interview.
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CNBC: Lafazanis calls for Grexit

CNBC: Lafazanis calls for Grexit"Popular Unity wants to stick to more radical commitments," he said, explaining that he will support a decentralized economy run by trade unions, workers councils, cooperatives municipalities and communes.
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Commission close to disbursing 30 mln euros to Greece as refugee aid

Commission close to disbursing 30 mln euros to Greece as refugee aidThe European Commission is very close to disbursing financial aid totaling 30 million euros to Greece to help the country deal with the refugee and migrant influx of recent months, Natasha Bertaud, spokesperson for the European Commission, said.
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3,712 mln euro primary surplus in Jan-July 15

Against the target of deficit of 1,375 million Euros and the deficit of 1,736 million Euros.

Syriza projects election confidence despite split

Greeces radical left Syriza party can win re-election with an outright majority, a senior member said.

Tsipras declines meeting with main opposition leader

"There is no room for a programmatic convergence".

ND leader: There is still possibility a solution to be found

He reiterated that there is still possibility to find a solution by Friday.

If necessary, we will clash with the eurozone, Popular Unity spokesman says

Stratoulis said in statements to private MEGA TV.

Elections possibly on September 20

President of the Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos is not expected to convene a political leaders meeting.

Greek Premier Resigns to Trigger Snap Elections -- 2nd Update

Tsipras resigned in a bid to trigger snap elections and return to power stronger.

Schaeuble: Certain IMF Will Participate in Greek Bailout

He said in a pre-recorded interview with German public broadcaster ZDF.
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Fitch upgrades Greece to ΄CCC΄

Fitch upgrades Greece to CCC

In a statement raising Greeces long-term credit to CCC from CC, Fitch said the Aug. 14 deal "reduced the risk of Greece defaulting on its private sector debt obligations" but added that risks to the programmes success "remain high".
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Hugo Dixon: It is extremely difficult for Greece’s other European partners to agree a haircut

Hugo Dixon: It is extremely difficult for Greeces other European partners to agree a haircut

It is extremely difficult for Greeces other European partners to agree a haircut, Hugo Dixon, columnist of Reuters and New York Times among others, said in an interview with ANA-MPA.
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Greece to receive about 470 mln euros in EU funding to tackle immigration

Greece to receive about 470 mln euros in EU funding to tackle immigration

The funds will be provided under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) and the Internal Security Fund (ISF), with the total amount for all 23 programmes rising to about 2.4 billion euros for the period 2014-2020.
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