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Ljubljana stock exchange indices rise, Luka Koper leads gainers

Ljubljana stock exchange indices rise, Luka Koper leads gainers Photo: Ljubljana Stock Exchange / All rights reserved.

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), October 14 (SeeNews) - The two stock indices on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange (LJSE) closed Thursday's session in green territory, as total daily turnover picked up, bourse data showed.

Seaport operator Luka Koper [LJE:LKPG] paced the blue-chip winners, gaining 3.31% to close at 25 euro, LJSE data showed.

Financial and insurance group KD Group [LJE:KDHR] led the decliners, as its shares closed 7.79% lower at 45 euro.

The blue-chip SBITOP index rose 0.52% to 1,174.41 points on Thursday. The SBITOP TR index, which also tracks dividend distribution, closed at 1,368.94 points, up 0.67%.

Total daily turnover increased to 1.45 million euro ($1.68 million) on Thursday, compared with 474,429 euro on Wednesday.

Lender Nova Ljubljanska Banka [LJE:NLBR] was the most liquid company on the bourse. Its shares changed hands in transactions worth 654,335 euro on Thursday. However, NLB's shares closed 1.08% lower at 73.40 euro.

($ = 0.8623 euro)

Nova Ljubljanska Banka d.d. is among the biggest banks in SEE, for more reference take a look at Top 100 banks