Turkey’s benchmark stock index closed Thursday at 110,114.66 points, up 2.03% from the previous close.
Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index started the day at 108,555.89 points. As of the daily close, it gained 2,192.98 points from Wednesday’s close of 107,921.68 points, with a daily trading volume of 10.7 billion Turkish liras (some $1.8 billion).
During Thursday’s trading, the index hovered between 108,555.89 points and 110,114.66 points.
The total market value of the BIST 100 was around 752.2 billion Turkish liras ($129.7 billion) by market close.
On the fourth transaction day of the week, 80 stocks on the index rose,