A new record for TEDPIX in last day of summer

September 22, 2018 - 21:42

TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) jumped 3,209 points to end trade at 160,538 points in the last day of summer, IRNA reported.

As reported, 4.628 billion shares worth 13.572 trillion rials (about $323 million) were traded through 221,153 deals in the stock market.

The first market’s index gained 2,341 points while the second market’s index added 6,503 points on Saturday.

The rising trend of TEDPIX began on June 13, which was named ‘Golden Wednesday of Stock Market’, when TEDPIX gained 2,767 points to stand at 99.146 points.

Then on June 17, players in Iran’s capital market witnessed a historical record in growth of TEDPIX which gained 3,306 points to hit 102,452 points, something unprecedented in the 50-year history of the country’s stock market.

Also, the number of trading codes issued in TSE has increased 45 percent since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21) compared to the same period of time in the previous year, TSE spokesman Hamid Rouhbakhsh has recently announced.