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Romanian bourse indices rise, Transelectrica leads blue-chip gainers

Romanian bourse indices rise, Transelectrica leads blue-chip gainers Source: Bucharest Stock Exchange

BUCHAREST (Romania), October 21 (SeeNews) - Most Romanian stock indices ended in the green on Thursday, as power grid operator Transelectrica [BSE:TEL] paced blue-chip gainers, data from the Bucharest Stock Exchange, BVB, indicated.

The total equity turnover of the BVB amounted to some 53 million lei ($12.5 million/10.7 million euro) on Thursday, compared to 47.6 million lei on Wednesday, BVB's website showed.

Transelectrica led blue-chip gainers on Thursday, as its share price jumped 7.92% to 25.9 lei. The company announced the extension of the directorate's members and the appointment of a provisional supervisory board member.

Blue-chip lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] share price fell 0.77% to 2.58 lei in the largest trading turnover during the session, of 16.4 million lei.

Blue-chip private healthcare services provider MedLife [BSE:M] lost 0.44% to 22.5 lei in the day's second largest turnover of 9.8 million lei.

Blue-chip investment fund Fondul Proprietatea [BSE:FP] traded 0.90% lower to 1.76 lei in the day's third largest turnover of 5 million lei.

Details follow:

BET 12,751.15 0.01%
BET-TR 22,563.56 0.00%
BET-FI 52,693.25 -0.39%
BET-NG 869.46 1.45%
BET-XT 1,130.64 0.06%
BET-XT-TR 2,000.01 0.05%
BET-BK 2,544.76 0.17%
ROTX 27,096.76 0.01%
BETAeRO 992.70 0.38%

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 20 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-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.

BET AeRO is the first index for the AeRO market developed by BVB which reflects the price performance of the representative companies listed on the AeRO market that meet the liquidity and free-float market capitalization criteria. It is a free-float market capitalization weighted index, with the maximum weight of 15% for an index constituent.

(1 euro=4.9470 lei)

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