Investors

One-Third Of Large Investors Foresee Grexit

One-third of large investors predict a Greek exit from the euro currency as talks between Greece's government and international creditors over the much-needed €7.2-billion bailout package have reached a deadlock, according to a Financial Times report. In a recent poll carried out by Swiss investment group GAM...

Sentix: Half of Investors Expect Grexit Within 12 Months

About half of international investors expect Greece to leave the euro zone within the next 12 months, a survey by German research group Sentix showed on Tuesday. Sentix's euro zone breakup index for Greece went up to 48.3 percent in April...

What Happens If Greece Doesn't Pay Its Debt to the IMF?

In March, the Greek government will have to overcome a great obstacle in paying the scheduled installments to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). While Greek ministers were thinking of postponing the repayment installments, it appears extremely unlikely that the...

Expensive Athens Homes Lure Asians Who Want European Visa

With the upcoming bill that will give foreigners a renewable residency permit if they invest at least 250,000 euros in property, real estate agencies abroad try to lure investors and well-to-do individuals to buy property in Greece. In an effort...

Investors Hesitant to Buy Greek Bonds

Six months after Greece’s spectacular rehabilitation in the international debt markets, investors are thinking twice. “Greece’s 10-year government bond yield Tuesday hit 6.98%, having climbed from a trough of less than 5.5% in June, as the country rode a...

Significant Drop in Athens Stock Exchange

Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) General Index closed at 948.21 points on Tuesday, a 5.70% drop, marking the ASE's worst trading day since June 2013. The drop is estimated due to the negative climate created in the international market, as well as the concerns...

Turks Buy Greek Marinas

Turkish companies operating in the yachting sector are aiming to expand in the eastern Mediterranean Sea and specifically in Greece. Turkish companies are the only ones to invest in this sector and buy Greek marinas since both Greeks and investors from...

Greek Residency Permits For Chinese Investors

Greece has begun to grant residence permits to foreigners who invest or buy Greece in property above a certain amount, with three having already been issued, and two others are pending, authorities said. The news came from the Ministry of...