Activist Group Anonymous Hack Bank of Greece

The activist group Anonymous shut down the website of the Bank of Greece on Tuesday, after launching a distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack on the institution, according to a Reuters...

Greek Bank Deposits Down in March

Greek bank deposits fell again in March, with deposits by companies and households falling to 121.5 billion euros at the end of March, from...

Greek Bank Deposits Drop Second Month in a Row

Greek bank deposits dropped in February for the second month in a row after a 2.05 percent increase in December, according to a Bank...

Athens Stock Exchange Takes 5% Plunge

The Athens Stock Exchange took a 5 percent plunge on Wednesday closing at 531 points, generating turmoil among foreign investors. The dip in bank shares...

Sale of Finansbank will have Significant Benefits for National Bank, Chairman Says

National Bank will be the strongest bank in the Greek banking market, based on its capital and liquidity, with the aim to play a...

National Bank of Greece to Hold Emergency Meeting on Monday to Approve Sale of...

The National Bank of Greece (NGB) will hold an emergency general meeting on Monday to approve the sale of its Turkish subsidiary Finansbank, the bank announced. "After...

A Priest on the List of Those with Unreported Swiss Bank Accounts

The rich in Greece come in all forms and shapes as wealthy people can be found even among the least expected professions, thanks to...

‘Lagarde List’ Scandal Takes a New Twist

Years after the tax fraud scandal with the Swiss bank accounts known as the "Lagarde list" ignited public indignation in poverty-stricken and financially bankrupt...

Greek Prosecutor Gets 500,000 Bank Account Details from Lagarde List

A file with about 500,000 bank account records of all those persons, included in the so-called "Lagarde list" was delivered on Tuesday evening by...

National Bank of Greece Sells Finansbank to Qatar National Bank SAQ

National Bank of Greece on Tuesday sold its 99.81 percent stake of Turkey's Finasbank AS to Qatar National Bank SAQ , the Gulf Arab...

Greek Authorities Raid UBS Branch in Athens

Greek financial authorities acted on a bank account list recently provided by German authorities by raiding the UBS Athens branch on Friday evening and seizing...

‘Red’ Loans Management to Unsettle Greek Parliament

The hot issues of 'red' loans management and the privatization of the Independent Power Transmission Operator (ADMIE) will be tabled in Greek Parliament on...