Türkiye’s Borsa Istanbul down at Monday’s close

Türkiye’s benchmark stock index ended Monday at 3,260.15 points, down 0.65% from Friday’s close.


Starting the week at 3,279.03 points, Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index lost 21.46 points from the previous close.


The index’s lowest value during the day was 3,222.21 points, while its daily high was 3,309.95 points.


The total market value of the BIST 100 was around 2.6 trillion Turkish liras ($142.3 billion) by market close, with a daily trading volume of 54.8 billion Turkish liras ($2.97 billion).


During the day, 37 stocks on the index rose, 61 fell and two were unchanged compared to the previous close.


The price of an ounce of gold was $1,647.85, while Brent crude oil sold at around $84.89 per barrel as of 6.29 p.m. local time (1529GMT).


Exchange rates Friday    Monday


USD/TRY              18.4150 18.4500


EUR/TRY              17.9000 17.8100


GBP/TRY              20.1680 19.9860


Source: Anadolu Agency