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ATHEX: Solid growth for bank stocks

The increasing realization that the general elections will probably take place earlier than scheduled and the continued slide in bond yields powered bank stocks to major gains on Monday, driven by National and Piraeus.

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Greece may not get money set side for it

Greece is at risk of not getting some 750 million euros next month that it won under a debt relief deal with the eurozone last year because it has not completed agreed reforms, eurozone officials said on Monday. 



Antetokounmpo scales new heights at All-Star game


Team Giannis’s captain, Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks, dunks the ball against Team LeBron during the second half of the NBA All-Star basketball game on All-Star Weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. Antetokounmpo, known as the Greek Freak, scored a game-high 38 points but Team LeBron rallied in the end for a 178-164 victory. Antetokounmpo’s success earned him plaudits at home, with New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis congratulating him in a tweet for “making all of Greece proud.” [Streeter Lecka, Pool/AP]