BUX edges down


The Budapest Stock Exchangeʼs main BUX index finished the session on Monday down 0.22% at 27,081.72 after spending most of the session just under the break-even mark.

OTP Bank slipped 0.25% to HUF 7,305 on turnover of HUF 6.0 bln, nearly two-thirds of the HUF 9.1 bln session total.

Oil and gas company MOL fell 0.18% to HUF 16,420 on turnover of HUF 1.2 bln.

Drugmaker Richter edged down 0.11% to HUF 5,600 on turnover of HUF 1.5 bln.

Magyar Telekom dropped 0.63% to HUF 470 on turnover of HUF 0.2 bln.

The bourseʼs mid-cap BUMIX index rose 0.34% to 1,761.29. 

Elsewhere in the region, Warsawʼs WIG 20 rose 0.33% but the Prague PX slipped 0.22%.

Western Europeʼs biggest indices were all higher before the end of trade on Monday. Londonʼs FTSE 100 inched up 0.06%, Frankfurtʼs DAX climbed 0.59% and the CAC 40 in Paris was up 0.31%.


The New Age of Commerce is Approaching Analysis

The New Age of Commerce is Approaching

Horthy Statue to be Unveiled in Parliament Parliament

Horthy Statue to be Unveiled in Parliament

UPS Appoints Regional Director Appointments

UPS Appoints Regional Director

Completion of Metro Line M3 Renovation Delayed City

Completion of Metro Line M3 Renovation Delayed


Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.