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Ljubljana blue-chip stock index falls, Unior leads decliners

Author Mario Tanev
Ljubljana blue-chip stock index falls, Unior leads decliners Author: Ljubljana Stock Exchange Rights: All rights reserved

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), July 31 (SeeNews) - The Ljubljana Stock Exchange (LJSE) blue-chip SBITOP index fell 0.56% to 870.59 points on Wednesday, as six of its eleven components closed lower.

Hand tools manufacturer Unior [LJE:UKIG] led decliners with a 1.91% decrease to 15.4 euro. Unior was followed by reinsurer Sava Re [LJE:POSR] and insurer Zavarovalnica Triglav [LJE:ZVTG], which lost 1.79% and 1.56%, respectively.

Earlier on Wednesday, Sava Re said that Standard & Poor’s has affirmed the company's financial strength rating “A”, with stable medium-term outlook.

Trade in drug maker Krka [LJE:KRKG] shares formed the largest turnover on Wednesday, of 291,510 euro.

LJSE's total daily trading turnover rose to 1.20 million euro ($1.34 million) on Wednesday from 1.07 million euro on Tuesday.

($ = 0.8976 euro)