World Bulletin / News Desk
The banking sector index decreased 0.13 while holding sector index gained 0.08 percent.
Among all sector indices, the transportation sector saw the biggest rise with 0.49 percent. The telecommunication sector was the worst performer, falling 1.25 percent.
At the close on Thursday, the BIST 100 advanced 1,642.56 points, or 1.6 percent, standing at 103,984.39 points. The trade volume was 7.1 billion Turkish liras ($1.8 billion).
The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate went down to 3.9300 as of 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) on Friday, compared with Thursday's close at 3.9380.
Meanwhile, the euro/Turkish lira rate decreased to 4.6870 on Friday morning, up from 4.6770 at the close on Thursday.
The Brent oil price rose to $62.93 per barrel on Friday morning, up from $62.63 at the close of trade on the previous day.
Analysts said investors will focus manufacturing PMI data domestic and overseas set to be announced on Friday.
Company will build new headquarters, manufacturing plants and pay $38 billion in taxes for overseas funds
Eurostat says inflation down 0.1 percentage point from November
Some 10.74 million vehicles from VW or its subsidiaries ranging from Porsche and Audi to Skoda and Seat rolled out of dealerships last year -- an increase of 4.3 percent over the previous year, the carmaker said.
The publication cited an anonymous source close to regulators tackling online finance risks.
BIST 100 rises 0.01 percent to open at 114,429.64 points, foreign currency rates go up
BIST 100 up 0.18 percent while USD/TRY exchange rate climbs over 3.8
Unemployment rate in October fell 1.5 percentage point year-on-year, says TurkStat
BIST 100 drops 0.31 percent to open at 114,286.27 points on Monday, US dollar decreases to 3.75 Turkish liras
U.S. Treasury Secretary says he wants to make sure bitcoin does not become a ‘digital Swiss bank account’
About 12 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was at 25,675.70, up 0.4 percent.
BIST 100 rises 0.30 percent to open at 115,062.79 points on Friday, US dollar/lira, euro/lira exchange rates go down
Food Price Index gains 8.2 percent year-on-year in 2017, reaching highest annual average since 2014
Gas prices also rising in US, forecast to hit highest levels since 2014