The main indices on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange rose in the first trading session since Sunday, following the Rosh Hashana break. The Tel Aviv 35 Index rose 1.56%, to 1,800.42 points, and the Tel Aviv 125 Index rose 1.12%, to 1,856.61 points. The BlueTech Global Index fell 0.44%, to 559.16 points. The TelBond 60 corporate bond index fell 0.11%, to 376.02 points. Turnover totaled NIS 2.65 billion in equities and NIS 2.64 billion in bonds.
On the foreign exchange market, the representative shekel-dollar rate was set 0.03% lower, at NIS 3.2030/$, and the representative shekel-euro rate was set 0.44% lower, at NIS 3.7904/€.
Bank Leumi led trading today, and rose 2.44%. Bank Hapoalim rose 2.48%; Nice Systems rose 1.53%; Discount Bank rose 3.37%; and Mizrahi Tefahot Bank rose 1.61%.
Notable advancers today were Perrigo, up 9.77% after announcing the acquisition of HRA Pharma; ElectReon, up 7.46%; Apollo Power, up 7.14%; and Menora Mitachim, up 6.72%. Perion Network fell 5.45%.
Published by Globes, Israel business news - en.globes.co.il - on September 9, 2021
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