Turkey's Borsa Istanbul looking up at Tuesday open
BIST 100 index up by 12.8 points from previous close
Turkey's benchmark stock index opened at 1,569.56 points on Tuesday, rising by 0.82% or 12.79 points from the previous close.
Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index surged 2.12% to close at 1,556.77 points on Monday, with a daily trading volume of 29.7 billion Turkish liras (nearly $4 billion).
The US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate fell to 7.4700 as of 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT), down from 7.4990 compared to yesterday's close.
The euro/Turkish lira exchange rate was at 9.0300, versus 9.0520, and one British pound traded for 10.1600 Turkish liras, compared to 10.1890 at the last close.
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