Mobility increased in Borsa Istanbul with the allegations regarding the S-400 deal.
While the director of the Russian military cooperation institution said that a contract was signed to send a second set of S-400 air defense systems to Turkey, the Presidency of Defense Industries rejected this claim. “According to the agreement made on the first day, the process continues,” SSB said. made the statement.
Losses in BIST 100 accelerated due to the concerns created by the alleged agreement with Russia under sanctions. While BIST 100 declined by nearly 3 percent to 2,773 points, the loss spread to all indices.
Afterwards, the index recovered with the purchases made from the bottom and moved to the plus again. BIST 100 is trading at 2,864 points with an increase of 0.27% as of 17:09.
Thus, the highest intraday volatility was experienced in BIST 100 since 8 June.
On the other hand, Dollar/TL continues its course in the narrow band just below 18. Dollar/TL finds buyers at 17.96, while Euro/TL is traded at 18.26.
SSB: No new developments
Presidency of Defense Industries stated that there is no new development regarding the supply of S-400.
Making a statement on the news that a new contract for the S-400 was signed on the websites of some newspapers today, the Presidency of Defense Industries stated that there is no new development regarding the supply of S400 from Russia.
“According to the agreement made on the first day, the process continues,” SSB said. made the statement.
In the news of TASS, Dmitry Shugaev, Head of the Russian Federal Military-Technical Cooperation Organization, stated, “A contract has been signed for the supply of the second S-400 battery to Turkey and for partial domestic production in Turkey.”