ISTANBUL

Turkey’s benchmark stock index closed the day at 108,011.45 points on Tuesday, down 0.71% from the previous close.

Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index started the day at 108,912.38 points. As of the daily close, it lost 774.61 points from Monday’s close of 108,786.06 points.

The price of one ounce of gold was around $1,467.00 by market close, up from $1,465.25 at the previous close, according to data from Borsa Istanbul’s Precious Metals and Diamond Markets.

The price of Brent crude oil was around $64.40 per barrel as of 6 p.m. (1500GMT) on Tuesday.

Exchange Rates Monday Tuesday USD/TRY 5.8070

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