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The FTSE/ATHEX 20 Index is composed of the 20 largest Greek blue chip companies that are listed on the Athens Stock Exchange. The constituents of this index are selected based on their market capitalization.

Components of the FTSE/ATHEX 20 Index are:

S.No.

Company

ATHEX Ticker

Industry

1 ALPHA BANK ALPHA Banks
2 AGRICULTURAL BANK OF GREECE S.A. ATE Banks
3 VIOHALKO HELLENIC COPPER AND ALUMINIUM INDUSTRY S.A. BIOX Industrial Goods & Services
4 BANK OF CYPRUS PUBLIC COMPANY LTD BOC Banks
5 COCA-COLA HBC EEEK Food & Beverage
6 ELLAKTOR S.A. ELLAKTOR Construction & Materials
7 HELLENIC PETROLEUM S.A. ELPE Oil & Gas
8 NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE S.A. ETE Banks
9 EFG EUROBANK ERGASIAS S.A. EUROB Banks
10 HELLENIC TELECOM. ORG. HTO Telecommunications
11 INTRALOT S.A.- INTEGRATED LOTTERY SYSTEMS & SERVICES INLOT Travel & Leisure
12 MARFIN POPULAR BANK PUBLIC CO LTD MARFB Banks
13 MARFIN INVESTMENT GROUP HOLDINGS SA MIG Financial Services
14 MOTOR OIL (HELLAS) CORINTH REFINERIES SA MOH Oil & Gas
15 MYTILINEOS HOLDINGS S.A. MYTIL Basic Resources
16 GREEK ORGANISATION OF FOOTBALL PROGNOSTICS S.A. OPAP Travel & Leisure
17 PUBLIC POWER CORPORATION SA PPC Utilities
18 TITAN CEMENT COMPANY S.A. TITK Construction & Materials
19 PIRAEUS BANK S.A. TPEIR Banks
20 TT HELLENIC POSTBANK S.A. TT Banks

FTSE/ATHEX 20 Five Year Performance Chart:

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Some of the index constituents available as sponsored ADRs are National Bank of Greece (NYSE:NBG), Alpha Bank (OTCPK:ALBKY) and Coca Cola HBC (NYSE:CCH). Coca Cola HBC is down 1.65% YTD.

There is no country specific ETF for Greece on the US markets.

Source: The Top 20 Greek Companies by Market Cap