Tuesday, Oct 20

Turkey’s Borsa Istanbul flat at weekly open

The euro/Turkish lira exchange rate rose to 8.9860 from 8.9650, while one British pound traded for 9.8370 Turkish liras, down slightly from 9.8480.
21.09.2020 - 10:23

Turkey's benchmark stock index opened at 1,112.04 points on Monday, rising 0.01% or 0.08 points from the previous close.

BIST 100 INDEX GAINS 0.08 POINTS

At the last week's close, Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index was up 0.12% at 1,111.96 points, with a daily trading volume of 12.8 billion Turkish liras ($1.7 billion).

The US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate stood at 7.5770 as of 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT), versus 7.5740 at the previous close.

One barrel of Brent crude oil sold for around $43 as of 10 a.m. local time (0700GMT).