Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) continued its growth in December 2016, a month when the main BVB indices, BET and BET Total Return (BET-TR), followed an upward trend.
According to a press release, the highest growth rate was registered by the BET-TR, which has gained almost 10 percent in one year and ended 2016 at a level of 8,7591.95 points.
The BET-TR index, which reflects the evolution of the most ten liquid shares listed on BVB included in the BET and dividends distributed to shareholders of these companies, increased in the last three years with almost 30 percent.
The average daily equity trading increased last year and exceeded RON 35 million, thus approaching the level of EUR 8 million. Furthermore, the total value of transactions with shares on the main segment exceeded for the first time in two years, EUR 2 billion level.
At the end of December 2016, the market capitalization of all listed companies on the Bucharest Stock Exchange was RON 146.55 billion, the level corresponding to a figure of over EUR 32 billion. Out of this amount, the market capitalization of Romanian companies was RON 76.34 billion or EUR 16.81 billion.
Last month, the five most traded shares were: Banca Transilvania (TLV), Fondul Proprietatea (FP), Romgaz (SNG), OMV PETROM (SNP) and BRD – Groupe Societe Generale (BRD).