BRD tops prime decliners on Bucharest Stock Exchange, stock indices fall
BUCHAREST (Romania), August 17 (SeeNews) – Romanian lender BRD Societe Generale [BSE:BRD] led the declines among blue chips on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) on Wednesday, as indices closed in the red, according to data from the exchange.
The total turnover of BVB shares amounted to some 18 million lei ($3.8 million/3.7 million euros) on Wednesday, compared to 24 million lei on Tuesday, the website of the BVB said. BVB.
BRD led the blue-chip declines as its share price fell 2.98% to 14.34 lei.
Premier oil and gas group OMV Petrom [BSE:SNP] share price fell 0.31% to 0.4845 lei in the highest trading turnover during the session, of 4.97 million lei.
First class investment fund Fondul Proprietatea [BSE:FP] amounted to 1.95 lei in the second turnover of the day of 4.24 million lei.
Financial group Erste Group AG [BSE:EBS] lost 3.75% to 115.5 lei in the third turnover of the day of 1.73 million lei.
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BET is the first index developed by BVB and represents the benchmark index for the local capital market. BET reflects the performance of the most traded companies on the BVB regulated market, excluding financial investment companies (FIS). It now includes 20 companies.
BET-TR is the first total return index launched by BVB. It is based on the structure of the BET market benchmark. BET-TR tracks changes in the price of its component stocks and is adjusted to also reflect dividends paid by constituent companies.
BET-FI is the first sector index launched by BVB and reflects the evolution of the prices of FIS and other similar entities.
BET-BK was designed to be used as a benchmark by asset managers and other institutional investors.
BET-NG is a sector index that reflects the evolution of all companies listed on the BVB regulated market included in the energy and related utilities sector. The maximum index weighting a company can hold is 30%.
BET-XT tracks the price changes of the 25 most quoted companies on the BVB regulated market, including FIS.
BET-XT-TR is the total return version of the BET-XT index, which includes the top 25 Romanian companies listed on the BVB.
ROTX is an index developed by BVB in collaboration with the Vienna Stock Exchange. It tracks, in real time, the price changes of top-notch shares traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
BET AeRO is the first index for the AeRO market developed by BVB that reflects the price development of representative companies listed on the AeRO market that meet the criteria of liquidity and free-float market capitalization. It is a free-float, market capitalization-weighted index with a maximum weighting of 15% for an index constituent.
(1 euro = 4.8849 lei)
BRD – Groupe Societe Generale SA is one of the biggest banks in SEE, for more reference see Top 100 banks