World Bulletin / News Desk
The banking and holding sector indices were up 0.10 and 0.14 percent, respectively.
Among all sectors, the sports sector index was the best performer, increasing by 1.68 percent, while the mining sector index started the day with the biggest fall, losing 0.83 percent.
The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate increased to 3.4650 at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) on Thursday, compared with 3.4460 at Wednesday’s close.
The BIST 100 was down 974.12 points or 0.89 percent to reach 108,155.53 points at close on Wednesday, with a 5.6-billion Turkish lira ($1.63 billion) trade volume.
BIST 100 index rises 0.44 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira rate falls to 3.49
The day before, the dollar had rallied against both main rivals and the Dow reached a fresh record high after the US central bank kept alive the chance of a December increase in American borrowing costs.
Monthly index sees decline of 3.4 pct, according to Turkish Statistical Institute
BIST 100 index decreases 0.31 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira rate rose to 3.51
Frankfurt equities sagged despite a rally for shares in German heavy industry giant ThyssenKrupp, which announced a deal with Indian group Tata to merge their steel operations in Europe.
BIST 100 index drops 0.02 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira rate stands over 3.48
The move was seen as a bid to weather US-imposed sanctions on the embattled country.
Regulators decided in May to fine Banco Popolare di Vicenza a total of 11.2 million euros ($13.4 million), the ECB said in a press release.
BIST 100 index rises slightly 0.09 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira rate falls to 3.43
BIST 100 index rises 0.10 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira rate stands around 3.46
Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index goes down 0.89 pct at close, USD/TRY rate stands around at 3.44