The Turkish stock index rose to a record

Moscow. April 24. The main stock index, Turkey’s Borsa Istanbul 100 in the course of trading on Monday rose 1.1% to a record in the history 93399 items, the background of high investors ‘ interest in risky assets.

A positive factor for stocks of Turkish companies were the results of the presidential elections in France, where the second round left the candidate of the movement “Forward” Emmanuel macron and the far-right candidate marine Le Pen. Now, according to the survey results, Emmanuel macron is the main contender for victory in the second round of presidential elections, which will take place on 7 may.

Also, investors continue to respond positively to the results of the referendum on expanding the powers of the President of Turkey, the results of which the acting President of the country Recep Tayyip Erdogan managed to gain a majority of votes.

The Turkish stock market is among the five most actively growing markets in the world since the beginning of this year.