BUX rises with peers in region


The Budapest Stock Exchangeʼs main BUX index finished the session on Monday up 0.38% at 26,412.10, rising with its peers in the region.

OTP Bank gained 0.38% to HUF 6,946 on turnover of HUF 3.1 bln, or about half of the HUF 6.3 bln session turnover.

Oil and gas company MOL rose 0.21% to HUF 16,390 on turnover of HUF 1.9 bln.

Drugmaker Richter climbed 0.75% to HUF 5,499 on turnover of HUF 0.7 bln.

Magyar Telekom was flat at HUF 459 on turnover of HUF 0.4 bln.

The bourseʼs mid-cap BUMIX index finished up 0.34% at 1,755.70.

Elsewhere in the region, Warsawʼs WIG 20 rose 0.52% and the Prague PX was up 0.44%.

Western Europeʼs biggest indices were mixed before the end of trade on Monday. Londonʼs FTSE edged up 0.13%, Frankfurtʼs DAX was 0.01% under the break-even mark and the CAC 40 in Paris was up 0.24%.


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