BUX closes higher
The Budapest Stock Exchangeʼs main BUX index finished up 0.48% at 26,988.76 on Wednesday as three of the four blue chips advanced. The BUX index stayed in positive territory throughout the session.
The BUX index stayed in positive territory throughout the session.
OTP Bank gained 1.07% to HUF 7,266 on turnover of HUF 5.8 bln from a HUF 9.18 bln session total.
Oil and gas company MOL advanced 0.52% to HUF 16,530 on turnover of HUF 1.3 bln.
Drugmaker Richter lost 0.33% to HUF 5,520 on turnover of HUF 1.7 bln.
Magyar Telekom rose 0.43% to HUF 470 on turnover of HUF 0.3 bln.
The bourseʼs mid-cap BUMIX finished 0.18% lower at 1,775.04.
Elsewhere in the region, the WIG-20 in Warsaw was down 1.25% while Pragueʼs PX index lost 0.13%.
Western Europeʼs major indices were all up before the end of trading. The FTSE100 in London rose 0.31%, the DAX30 in Frankfurt was up by 0.32%, and the CAC40 in Paris gained 0.35%.
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