Athens Stock Exchange


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Symbol Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
ASE Athens,
$35.96 Billion 10:00 AM 5:20 PM

Athens Stock Exchange 2017

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Athens Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) is based in Athens, Greece. Below is a break down of key Athens Stock Exchange figures.

Market Capitalization

Ranked 50th in Market Capitalization ($35.96 Billion)

Market Cap over Greece GDP ratio is 14.78%

Greece Statistics

Ranked 44th in Gross Domestic Product ($243.3 Billion)

Ranked 75th in Population (11 Million People)

Athens Stock Exchange is the 50th largest exchange out of the 76 stock exchanges we track. The Athens Stock Exchange's Market Capitalization is $35.96 Billion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2017. Although the primary currency used by the Athens Stock Exchange is the Euro (€).

The population in Greece is approximately 11 Million people and the country has a GDP of $243.3 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Greece ranks 75th in terms of population and 9th in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 14.78%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2017 and is updated yearly.

When is the Athens Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Christmas Day December 25, 2017
Second Day of Christmas December 26, 2017
New Year's Day January 1, 2018
Ash Monday February 19, 2018
Good Friday March 30, 2018
Easter Monday April 2, 2018
Good Friday April 6, 2018
Easter Monday April 9, 2018

Trading Schedule

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Does the Athens Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Athens Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 10:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 5:20 PM.

Athens Stock Exchange Timezone

The Athens Stock Exchange uses the Europe/Athens timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +02:00. Europe/Athens does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). It currently is not Daylight Saving Time in Athens.

About the Athens Stock Exchange

Athens Stock Exchange Currency

The Athens Stock Exchange trades shares in Euro. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Euro is EUR. The official currency symbol is "€". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between Euro and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on December 16, 2017.

100 Euro Equals:

US Dollar (USD) UK Pound (GBP) India Rupee (INR) China Yuan Renminbi (CNY) Japan Yen (JPY)
$ £ ¥ ¥

Economy and Geography

The Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) is located in Europe and its headquarters is located in Athens, Greece. Companies listed on the Athens Stock Exchange are primarily Greece based companies and trade in Euro. Companies outside of Greece would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Athens Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Athens Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Athens Stock Exchange can be found on the web at

To contact the Athens Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +30 21 0336 6800
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Athens Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

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