Turkiye's BIST 100 index up at midweek open
BIST 100 index gains 7.06 points from previous close
Turkiye’s benchmark stock index opened at 2,498.56 points on Wednesday, rising 8.39 points, or 0.34%, from the previous close.
Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index ended Tuesday with gains, up 0.99% to 2,490.17 points, with a daily trading volume of 39 billion Turkish liras ($2.58 billion)
The US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate rose to 15.2997 as of 10 a.m. local time (0700GMT), from 15.2570 at Tuesday’s close.
The euro/lira exchange rate increased to 16.1584 versus 16.0790, while a British pound traded for 18.8527 liras, down from 18.8870.
The price of Brent crude oil was up 2.25% to around $104.79 per barrel as of 10 a.m. local time.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.