World Bulletin / News Desk
The banking and holding indices went up 0.63 and 0.50 percent, respectively.
Among all sectors, the mining sector index saw the biggest rise -- up 1.64 percent -- whereas the insurance index had the highest decline, going down 0.06 percent.
At close on Friday, the BIST 100 was down 1,297.11 points -- 1.18 percent -- to 108,949.35 points. The day’s trading volume was 6.3 billion liras ($1.63 billion).
The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate increased to 3.8560 as of 9.30 a.m. local time (0630 GMT) Monday, compared with Friday's close at 3.8640.
The lira gained value against euro with the EUR/TRY rate decreasing to 4.4950 on Monday morning, down from 4.5030 at the close on Friday.
Brent oil price stood at $63.51 per barrel stood at 9.35 a.m. local time (0635 GMT) on Monday, compared to $64.18 per barrel on Friday after the increase in the U.S.' oil rig figures suppressed upward trajectory.
Turkey’s current account deficit reached over $4.5 billion in September 2017, up by almost $3 million year-on-year, the Central Bank reported on Monday.
On eve of Election Day, Devlet Bahceli also warns of economic attacks and international conspiracies against Turkey
Operations were carried out in Turkish provinces of Gaziantep, Mugla, Osmaniye, Tekirdag, Nevsehir, and Istanbul
Binali Yildirim slams opposition for raising questions over security arrangements
Turkish president slams opposition presidential candidate for saying he will sleep outside top electoral body
Nearly $60M invested to organize anti-narcotic operations in 5 years, says minister
Turkish premier stresses stability, confidence in country for continued investments
Chairman of main opposition party says Turkey has to produce added-value goods
Muharrem Ince says he will establish ministry of industry, entrepreneurship
Observers from Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe plan to create chaos in Turkey, say security sources
Okkes Tetik was arrested in western Sakarya province
Turkish president speaks two days ahead of elections in joint broadcast of TRT channels
Raids take place in Turkey's provinces of Van, Hatay, Adana, Diyarbakir and Istanbul
Journalists from 34 countries receive accreditation from Directorate General of Press and Information for June 24 elections
No causalities reported so far from quake in Van province
Turkish justice minister also says reduction in number of ministries will enable faster services to citizens
First patrols by both Turkish and US troops in region began on June 18 and the second patrols on June 20