World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkey's benchmark stock index BIST 100 started the day down 0.24 percent, reaching 103,145.23 points on Wednesday.
Turkey's BIST 100 index dropped 248.76 points while indices of the banking and holding sectors decreased 0.40 percent and 0.12 percent, respectively.
Among all sectors, the sports index was the best performer, rising 0.65 percent, while the banking index declined the most, by 0.40 percent.
The BIST 100 rose 2.07 percent, or 2,095,99 points, to close at 103,394 points on Tuesday with a trading volume of 6.1 billion Turkish liras (around $1.64 billion).
The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate increased to 3.6930 at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) Wednesday, compared with 3.6790 at Tuesday’s close.
Expected strong economic expansion across the world will also underpin industrial and construction fuel demand, the cartel said.
BIST 100 index goes up 0.21 pct, US dollar/Turkish lira stands at 3.83 while euro/Turkish lira rate rises to 4.51
Consumer Prices Index yearly rate at 3.1 percent in November, Office for National Statistics says
International Peace Research Institute says sales by Turkish companies rose in 2016, growing 27.6 pct
Economists predict current account deficit ahead of Monday's expected announcement
Economists predict growth of 9.2 pct for the third quarter of 2017 in Turkey
BIST 100 index up 0.35 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira and euro/Turkish lira rates stand at 3.87 and 4.55, respectively
Industrial output in October increases by 7.3 pct year-on-year, official data show
It struck a new high of $15,242.99 around 1030 GMT, according to Bloomberg News.
The IMF report comes a day after regulators in Beijing drafted new rules to strengthen bank funding, and follows a number of alerts about a ballooning debt problem in the world's number-two economy.
It touched a new high of $14,485 before slipping back to $14,398 in Asian afternoon trade, according to Bloomberg News.
BIST 100 index starts day up 0.64 percent; USD/TRY rate falls to around 3.86
BIST 100 index drops 0.20 pct to open at 103,350.58 pts; U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate goes up to 3.94
November's annual rate up from 11.90 percent in October, according to official data
Investors’ attention to be dominated by November inflation statistics