BUX rises 0.40% in morning
The Budapest Stock Exchange's main BUX index rose 0.40% to 18,877.94 at noon on Monday.
OTP Bank gained 1.23% to HUF 3,871, oil and gas company MOL advanced 0.16% to HUF 19,070, drug maker Richter lost 0.30% to HUF 36,890 and Magyar Telekom rose 0.35% to HUF 570.
Share turnover amounted to HUF 2.5 billion in the morning.
Major Western European share indices were mixed, with London's FTSE inching down 0.05%, Frankfurt's DAX rising 0.19% and the CAC-40 in Paris falling 0.12%.
Elsewhere in the CEE region, Warsaw's WIG-20 gained 0.10% and Prague's PX-50 lost 0.65%.
(HUF 100 = €0.3418)
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