Turkey’s benchmark stock index ended the day up 1.32% to close at 115,932.05 points on Thursday.

Starting the first trading day of the New Year with a rise of 0.42% at 114,902.51 points, Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index increased 1,507.10 points from Tuesday’s close.

On Wednesday, the stock exchange market was closed due to the New Year’s Day official holiday.

During Thursday’s trading, the index hovered between 114,565.91 points and 115,488.08 points.

As of daily close, the total market value of the benchmark index was around 795 billion Turkish liras ($133 billion), with a daily trading volume of 12.3

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