SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), Aug. 13 (SeeNews) – The stock indexes of the Sarajevo Bosnian Stock Exchange (SASE) closed largely lower on Friday, relative to their values a week earlier, as the index of benchmark of the other stock exchange of the country, in Banja Luka, pink, showed the data of the stock exchange.
SASE’s 10-stock SASX-10 benchmark closed Friday’s session at 895.15 points, down 0.54% from its August 6 close.
The larger SASX-30 index, which is made up of the 30 most liquid SASE stocks, closed down 0.57% at 1,511.17 points.
The SASE index tracking investment fund, BIFX, remained stable at 953.30 points, from its closing value on August 6.
The SASX-BBI Islamic stock index, launched by SASE and Bosna Bank International (BBI), fell 0.59% to 9,831.62 points. The index tracks 25 companies.
SASE’s revenue totaled 361,628 marka ($ 217,700 / 184,900 euros) this week, down from 1.1 million marka last week. A total of 70,970 shares changed hands in 47 trades.
SASE is based in the Federation, one of the two autonomous entities that make up Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Banja Luka Stock Exchange (ESBL) is based in the other entity, the Serbian Republic.
ESBL’s benchmark BIRS closed at 563.79 points on Friday, up 0.50% from its closing value recorded a week earlier.
The exchange’s total turnover edged down to 5.8 million mark this week from 6.1 million mark last week, when 100 transactions were completed.
(1 euro = 1.95583 marka)