Belgium: The stock markets have finished the session down this Friday; the downturn in the real Estate, Pharma and biotechnology, and Media has contributed to this decline.
The best performance of the session for the BEL 20 index is to be put to the credit of the title Cofinimmo SA (BR:COFB) increase of 1.63%, equivalent to 1,80 points for a closing price of 112,00. In the second position, we find Etablissementen Franz Colruyt NV (BR:COLR) who wins 1,11% or 0.58 points to close at 52,60. The title Anheuser Busch Inbev SA NV (BR:ABI), completes this trio of head, with a rise of 1.05%, i.e. 0,83 points for the end of the session to 79,79.
Umicore SA (BR:UMI), sign the worst performance of the session, losing 3,11%, that is, with 0.87 points for a closing price of 27,13. KBC (BR:KBC) abandons 1,40% either 0,800 points and ends at 56,300. For its part, Ackermans&Van Haaren NV (BR:ACKB) loose a 0.97% 1.30 points for a closing price of 132,50.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of titles down on the Brussels stock Exchange by 63 values of 52 and 11 stable.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in August gained 0.32% with either a 4.50 points, to $1.401,40 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in August rose by 0.81%, that is, with 0.46 points for a $57,53 barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August gained 1,12%, equivalent to 0.72 points for a $65,17 barrel.
The pair EUR/USD has recorded an increase of 0.64% to 1,1363, while the EUR/GBP pair has made 0,51% to 0,8933.