SBI 20 Index Loses More Than 150 Pts
Ljubljana, 27 September - The Slovenian benchmark SBI 20 index dropped as much as 154.36 points or 4.66 percent to close at 3,161.29 on Friday. The poor showing of the index reflected a strong downward trend in blue chips after the general assembly of drug-maker Lek closed the door for Swiss company Novartis to acquire the company.
Below is a roundup of indices on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange following today's trading:
Benchmark Index, SBI 20 3,161.29 pts -154.36 pts -4.66% Investment Companies' Index, PIX 2,410.11 -102.46 -4.08% Free Market Index, IPT 2,341.58 -12.94 -0.55% Bond Index, BIO 108.33 -0.02 -0.01%