The 8th Annual Greek Roadshow for which we have referred live on SBC TV on 29 August and 5th of September, organized by the Athens Exchange with Bloomberg’s support took place in London on the 5th and 6th of September
During the two days of the event approximately 1000 meetings took place between 200 fundmanagers and the 28 listed companies that participated in the Roadshow.
The following companies that are listed on the Athens Exchange participated in the 8th AGR:
|Attica Bank||Lamda Development|
|Corinth Pipeworks||Marfin Investment Group|
|Eurobank EFG||MLS Multimedia|
|Eurobank Properties||Motor Oil|
|Folli Follie||Mytilineos Group|
|Fourlis||National Bank of Greece|
|Gr. Sarantis||Piraeus Bank|
|Hellenic Petroleum||Terna Energy|
This year, the interest of foreign investors in the Greek market was at the highest level ever in the history of the event; a significant number of funds participated for the first time, requesting meetings with the Greek listed companies. This additional demand led to the extension of the event in order to accommodate this significant interest by investors.
Institutional investors from the UK, Switzerland, Germany but also the USA and Canada participated in the Roadshow.
During the first day of the event a panel presentation titled “Developments in the Greek Economy” took place at Bloomberg Headquarters. Mr. George Zanias, Chairman of the Hellenic Bank Association was the keynote speaker, while the participants, Mr. Ilias Lekkos, Group Chief Economist, Piraeus Bank, Mr. Michael Massourakis, Senior Manager, Economic Research Alpha Bank and Mr. Platon Monokroussos, Head of Financial Markets Research, Eurobank, discussed with Mr. David Powell, Economist of Bloomberg the developments in the Greek Economy.
In the evening of the September 5th, a Cocktail in honor of the sponsors of the event and the participating listed companies took place. The sponsors of this year’s roadshow were: Alpha Finance, Beta Securities, Eurobank Equities, Euroxx Securities, Investment Bank of Greece, Morgan Stanley, National Securities, Pantelakis Securities, Piraeus Securities; Bloomberg was the venue sponsor.
During the 8th Annual Greek Roadshow, the Chairman of Athens Exchange, Mr Socrates Lazaridis, was invited at Bloomberg TV and had an interview with Manus Cranny, presenter of “On the move” show (link below): http://www.bloomberg.com/video/lazaridis-sees-investor-interest-in-greek-banks-XYjYBH0iSAemDYvYJpIE9Q.html