Athens Exchange Group

Exchange entity Athens Exchange Group
Conducts business in Greece
Number of listed companies (dec./16, WFE) 218
Domestic market capitalization (in Millions USD, dec./16, WFE) 37,515
Has signed the SSE Commitment Letter? Yes
Has prepared SSE Communication to Stakeholders? No
Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule? No
Offers written guidance on ESG reporting? No
Offers ESG related training? No
Provides sustainability-related indices? No
Offers green bond listings? No
Additional Information
Organizational model of stock exchange
  • Private company for profit; demutualized in 1999
Regulatory bodies
  • Hellenic Capital Market Commission
Regulatory model
  • Limited Exchange Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) Model The Hellenic Capital Market Commission is the primary regulatory for the capital markets of Greece. The commission not only oversees the capital markets but also ensures compliance by companies listed on the Athens Stock Exchange with capital market laws. Due to the regulatory power of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission, the Athens Stock Exchange has limited self-regulatory power.
About the stock exchange
  • Location: Athens, Greece Athens Exchange Group (ATHEX GROUP) is a group of companies that provide support to the Greek Capital Market. ATHEX GROUP and its subsidiaries operate the organized Equities and Derivatives markets, perform clearing and settlement of trades, supply integrated software solutions and services to the Greek capital market community and promote the investment culture in Greece. Source
Ownership of Exchange (Shares >4% only) Share
Hellenic Exchanges S.A. 100.00%