Equity prices were falling on Thursday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 2.13 percent standing at 612.48 points at 11.00 am and turnover at 3.85 million euros.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was down 2.16 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was down 2.54 percent.

All individual sectors were moving downwards with the heaviest losses in Banks (-2.68 percent) and Health (-2.60 percent).

Of the stocks traded, 3 were up, 58 were down and 7 were unchanged.