Borsa Istanbul closed at five-month high

BIST-100 index up at the closing session on Friday

BIST-100 index up at the closing session on Friday

ISTANBUL - Borsa Istanbul's BIST-100 index was up at the closing of the daily session on Friday.

The benchmark BIST-100 index increased 1,287.57 points and closed at 75,159.06, the highest level since November 29.

Stocks gained 1.74 percent in value while the total trading volume was 4.2 billion Turkish lira (approx. US$1.9 billion).

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