Greece's privatisation agency mulls stake sale in Hellenic Petroleum

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Greece's privatisation agency considers selling a stake in Greece's biggest oil refiner Hellenic Petroleum, Hellenic said on Friday.

ATHENS, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Greece's privatisation agency considers selling a stake in Greece's biggest oil refiner Hellenic Petroleum, Hellenic said on Friday.

The agency has reviewed the possibility of selling a stake in Hellenic Petroleum via the Athens Stock Exchange, Hellenic said, adding that no decision has been taken as to the exact stake to be sold, the sale price or a potential discount.

The agency holds a 35.5% stake in Hellenic.

(Reporting by Angeliki Koutantou)

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