October 30 (SeeNews) - Romanian stock indices mostly climbed on Friday while turnover also increased, data from the Bucharest Stock Exchange, BVB, indicated.
BVB's total turnover from transactions with shares jumped to 87.7 million lei ($21.8 million/19.8 million euro) from 27.3 million lei on Thursday. Six block deals with shares of blue-chip lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] generated a turnover of 19 million lei on Friday.
In regular trading, Banca Transilvania rose 2.42% to 2.5350 lei in Friday's largest turnover, of 24 million lei.
Blue-chip investment fund Fondul Proprietatea [BSE:FP] lost 0.24% to 0.8200 lei in the second-largest turnover, of 18.4 million lei.
Blue-chip natural gas producer Romgaz [BSE:SNG] fell 0.51% to 29.2000 lei in 8.2 million lei turnover, the day's third-largest.
BET is the blue-chip index of the Bucharest Stock Exchange. BET Total Return index (BET-TR) is a free float weighted index of the 10 most traded companies listed on the regulated market and is adjusted to also reflect the dividends paid by constituent companies. BET-BK is a free float weighted capitalization index of the most liquid 25 companies listed on the regulated market.
BET Plus is a free float market capitalization weighted index tracking 40 companies listed on BVB’s regulated market except the financial investment companies, that meet the minimum eligibility criteria, which refer to liquidity and the value of shares in free float.
BET-FI tracks the SIFs and property restitution fund Fondul Proprietatea. BET-NG includes companies from the energy sector and utilities. BET-XT is a blue chip index and reflects the price evolution of the most liquid 25 shares traded on the regulated market, including the SIFs. BET-XT-TR reflects the price performance of the top 25 most traded Romanian companies, as well as their gross dividends and cash distributions. ROTX tracks Romania's nine most liquid stocks, a joint index of the Bucharest bourse and the Vienna Stock Exchange.
(1 euro = 4.4349 Romanian lei)