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KD Group helps Ljubljana stock indices gain ground

KD Group helps Ljubljana stock indices gain ground Stock (Author: Fondul Proprietatea) License: all rights reserved.

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), October 12 (SeeNews) - The two stock indices on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange (LJSE) advanced on Tuesday, with financial and insurance group KD Group [LJE:KDHR] gaining the most among the members of the indices, bourse data showed.

KD Group's shares rose 7.49% and closed at 48.80 euro on Tuesday, LJSE data showed.

Chemicals producer Cinkarna Celje [LJE:CICG] paced the decliners, with shares ending 0.84% lower at 235 euro.

The blue-chip SBITOP index and the SBITOP TR index, which also tracks dividend distribution, both rose 0.74% to close at 1,163.21 and 1,353.76 points, respectively.

The total trading turnover on the bourse fell to 849,453 euro ($979,900) on Tuesday from 1.9 million euro generated on Monday.

Pharmaceutical company Krka [LJE:KRKG] dominated the daily bourse turnover, as the total value of transactions with its shares was worth 308,046 euro. Krka's shares closed up 1.83% at 111 euro.

($ = 0.8669 euro)

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