The yield spread between the 10-year Greek and German benchmark bonds eased further to 5.08 pct in the domestic electronic secondary bond market on Wednesday, from 5.12 pct the previous day, with the Greek bond yielding 5.48 pct (5.50 pct on Tuesday) and the German Bund yielding 0.40 pct. Turnover was a low 3.0 million euros.

In interbank markets, interest rates were largely unchanged. The 12-month rate was -0.1669 pct, the nine-month rate was -0.219 pct, the six-month rate was -0.272 pct, the three-month rate was -0.329 pct from -0.331 pct and the one-month rate fell to -0.341 pct.