Cum. Oca 24th, 2020

Turkey's Borsa Istanbul up at close

– BIST 100 gains more than 600 points from previous close

By Gokhan Ergocun

ISTANBUL (AA) – Turkey's benchmark stock index closed the day at 105,983.14 points on Tuesday, up 0.57% from the previous close.

Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index started the day at 105,568.14 points. As of the daily close, it earned 600.72 points from Monday's close of 105,382.42 points.

The price of one ounce of gold was around $1,458.00 by market close, down from $1,458.55 at the previous close, according to data from Borsa Istanbul's Precious Metals and Diamond Markets.

The price of Brent crude oil was around $63.10 per barrel as of 6 p.m. (1500GMT) on Tuesday.

Exchange Rates Monday Tuesday
USD/TRY 5.7410 5.7440
EUR/TRY 6.3260 6.3330
GBP/TRY 7.4090 7.4020