Announcement Sale of own (treasury) shares through the Athens Stock Exchange

 On 15.12.2006 the Board of Directors of EFG Eurobank Ergasias S.A. decided the sale of part of its own (treasury) shares, which were acquired following the decisions of the General Shareholder Meetings of 5.4.2005 and 3.4.2006 in accordance to article 16 of Law 2190/1920. Specifically, the Bank will sell through block-trade up to 2,000,000 ordinary treasury shares at a minimum price of €26.90 per share in the period from 19.12.2006 to 22.12.2006.

The sale will be performed within the framework of the acquisition of DZI Bank, as announced on 29.9.2006.


                                                        Athens, 15 December 2006
                                                       EFG Eurobank Ergasias S.A.