Lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] on Friday led decliners among blue chips on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB), data showed.
The total equity turnover of the BVB fell to 30.5 million lei ($7.3 million/6.2 million euro) on Friday from 44 million lei on Thursday.
Blue-chip bank BRD Groupe Societe Generale [BSE:BRD] traded 0.74% higher at 19 lei in Thursday's largest turnover of 7.93 million lei.
Banca Transilvania was the top blue-chip decliner on Friday, losing 1.44% to 2.73 lei in the day's second largest turnover of 5.85 million lei.
Blue-chip oil and gas group OMV Petrom [BSE:SNP] fell 0.65% to 0.46 lei in the day's third largest turnover of 4.5 million lei.
The bourse announced that starting September 20, its BET index will include real estate developer One United Properties [BSE:ONE] and freight forwarder Transport Trade Services [BSE:TTS], adding up to a total of 19 companies.
BET is the first index developed by BVB and represents the reference index for the local capital market. BET reflects the performance of the most traded companies on BVB’s regulated market, excluding financial investment companies (SIFs). It now includes 17 companies.
BET-TR is the first total return index launched by BVB. It is based on the structure of market reference index BET. BET-TR tracks the price changes of its component shares and is adjusted to also reflect the dividends paid by constituent companies.
BET Plus tracks the price changes of Romanian companies listed on BVB’s Regulated Market that meet minimum selection criteria of liquidity and free float. Financial investment companies are excluded from the index.
BET-FI is the first sector index launched by BVB and reflects the price changes of SIFs and of other assimilated entities.
BET-BK was designed to be used as a benchmark by asset managers and other institutional investors.
BET-NG is a sector index which reflects the evolution of all the companies listed on BVB’s regulated market included in the energy and related utilities sector. The maximum index weight a company can hold is 30%.
BET-XT tracks the price changes of the 25 most traded companies listed on BVB’s Regulated Market, including SIFs.
BET-XT-TR is the total return version of BET-XT index, which includes the 25 most traded Romanian companies listed at BVB.
ROTX is an index developed by BVB together with Vienna Stock Exchange. It tracks, in real-time, the price changes of the blue chip shares traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
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