Iran's Central Bank: TSE main index up by 20% year-on-year

Business Materials 25 July 2016 10:13 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, June 24

By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:

The main index of the Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) surged by 20 percent in a period of one month between April 20 – May 20 (Iranian month of Ordibehesht) year-on-year.

According to the latest statistics released by Central Bank of Iran, the main index in the last Iranian calendar year reached 76,413 points.

According to the statistics, the TSE financial index increased 10.4 percent year on year.
The statistics also suggests that the industrial index hiked by 21.9 percent, the top 50 performers index soared by 17.2 percent, the primary market index rose by 16 percent and the secondary market index increased by 27.8 percent year-on-year.

While the number of the traded shares surged by 100.3 percent, the value of trading in the TSE increased by 115.8 percent.

The number of the companies listed at the TSE increased by 1.6 percent reaching 321.
The market capitalization also hiked by 15.5 percent year-on-year.