The July contract on the FTSE/ASE Large Cap Index was trading at a premium of 0.11 pct in the Athens Derivatives Exchange on Thursday.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index closed at 1,995.64 points, registering gains of 1.24 pct.

Volume on the Large Cap index totaled 1,861 contracts with 9,841 open positions in the market.

Volume in futures contracts on equities totaled 17,390 contracts with investment interest focusing on National Bank’s contracts (9,001), followed by Piraeus Bank (1,523), Eurobank (1,627), Alpha Bank (2,028 ), MIG (898), Intralot (1,353), OTE (200), PPC (256), Viohalco (61), Mytilineos (291), Ellaktor (547), OPAP (188), and Hellenic Petroleum (88).