ANKARA

Turkey’s benchmark stock index closed the day at 89,286.25 points on Tuesday, rising 5.98% from the previous close.

After starting the day at 87,050.40 points, Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index surged 5,040.05 points from 84,246.17 points at Monday’s close.

During Tuesday’s trading, the BIST 100 hovered between 87,050.38 and 89,638.33 points — 99 stocks on the index rose, and one fell compared to the previous close.

The total market value of the BIST 100 was around 616 billion Turkish liras ($93.5 billion) by market close, with a daily trading volume of 9.1 billion Turkish liras ($1.4 billion).

The highest

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