Richter lifts BUX
The Budapest Stock Exchangeʼs main BUX index finished the session on Monday up 0.35% at 27,950.24, rising on gains by drugmaker Richter.
Richter closed up 1.73% at HUF 6,000 on turnover of HUF 3.1 bln or about 40% of the HUF 7.4 bln session total.
OTP Bank edged up 0.20% to HUF 6,857 on turnover of HUF 2.8 bln.
Oil and gas company MOL dropped 0.62% to HUF 17,560 on turnover of HUF 1.2 bln.
Magyar Telekom rose 0.45% to HUF 448% on turnover of HUF 0.3 bln.
The bourseʼs mid-cap BUMIX index fell 0.08% to 1,716.04.
Elsewhere in the region, Warsawʼs WIG 20 climbed 1.21% and the Prague PX edged up 0.12%.
Western Europeʼs biggest indices were mixed ahead of the end of trade on Monday. Londonʼs FTSE 100 was down 0.45%, Frankfurtʼs DAX rose 0.41% and the CAC 40 in Paris slipped 0.15%.
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