HELEX's consolidated turnover for the year 2000 amounts to 52.6 billion GRD. Profits before taxes and minority rights amount to 40.6 billion GRD. Gross profits amount to 41 billion GRD, while the operating profit amounts to 40 billion GRD. Net profits of the group, minus minority shareholders' interests, amount to 29.7 billion GRD.The group was significantly reinforced by the capital increase that took place with HELEX's listing in the Athens Stock Exchange. The company's equity capital exceeds 126 billion GRD. The parent company, which will close its first fiscal year on 31.12.2001, has already paid an interim dividend of 65 GRD per share. The dividend policy that the company will follow next year, will continue to take into consideration the company's shareholders.The group's liquidity amounts to 114 billion GRD, which allows management to fully proceed with its investment plans. The HELEX group consists of the Athens Stock Exchange, the Central Securities Depository, the Systems Development and Support House of Capital Market, the Thessaloniki Stock Exchange Centre, the Athens Derivatives Exchange and the Athens Derivatives Exchange Clearing House.