ANKARA

Turkey’s benchmark stock index closed Thursday at 107,126.18 points, up 1.21% from the previous close. 

Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index started the day at 106,084.66 points. As of the daily close, it gained 1,282 points from Wednesday’s close of 105,844.17 points.

During Thursday’s trading, the index hovered between 106,015.84 points and 106,162.31 points.

The total market value of the BIST 100 was around 725 billion Turkish liras ($126 billion) by market close, and the daily trading volume was 7.5 billion Turkish liras (some $1.3 billion).

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