BET index of the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) and CROBEX index of the Zagreb Stock Exchange (ZSE) were the two blue chip indices to close the period July 6 – 19, 2015, in green by posting increases in their two-week average values of 0.79%, each.
BIST 100 index of the Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE) retreated by 0.36% on a two-week basis in the period July 6 – 19, 2015. The main event which influenced the trade on the Istanbul stock market was the Islamic holidays. BIST 100 was on the rise during the days close to the holidays as it did in the last four years.
The rest of the major SEE blue-chip indices, BELEX15 index of the Belgrade Stock Exchange (BELEX) and the Bulgarian Stock Exchange’s (BSE) SOFIX index, ended the two-week period coloured in red, closing the period with decreases of 1.53% and 1.74%, respectively.