Share prices on the Stock Exchange were under heavy pressure today, with the market falling below the 800 point level amid heavy pressure in European markets.
Investors in European stock markets are concerned about a possible recession in the European economy after today’s macroeconomic data on the trajectory of the European economy, which further weighed on confidence after the successive rises in interest rates.
At the center of the liquidations were bank shares, while the total market capitalization decreased today by 1,347 million euros.
The General Price Index closed at 798.11 points, registering losses of 2.39%. It is the lowest close since the session of July 15, 2022 (794.62 points).
Between sessions, it registered a higher price of 819.59 points (+0.24%) and a lower price of 795.76 points (-2.67%).
In the weekly order, the main stock market index registered a fall of 4.55%, since the beginning of September it has fallen 6.80%, while since the beginning of the year it has lost 10.66%.
The value of the transactions amounted to 61.44 million euros, while 25,536,711 shares were traded.
The large-cap index fell 2.68%, while the mid-cap index fell 1.67%.
source: iefi merida