Belgium: The stock markets have finished the session down this Friday; the decline of the sectors Technology, consumer Goods, and public Services 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 Argen-X (BR:ARGX), an increase of 0.73 per cent is 0,80 points for a closing price of 109,80. In the second position, we find the UCB (BR:UCB) is gaining 0.51 per cent or 0.36 points to close at 70,40. The title Barco NV (BR:BAR) completes the top three with an increase of 0.36% or 0,60 points for the end of the session to 169,20.
Telenet Group Holding NV (BR:TNET), sign the worst performance of the session, losing 3.65% that is 1,86 points for a closing price of 49,14. Umicore SA (BR:UMI) gives up to 2.25%, or 0,62 points and ends at 26,91. For its part, Arcelormittal SA (AS:APAM) loose of 2.06% or 0.49 of a point to a closing price of 23,28.
The titles in the drop exceeded the number of titles up to the Brussels stock Exchange by 70 values to 25 and 26 to be stable.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in August gained 0.12 per cent either of 1.65 points, to $1.345,35 per troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in July rose 0.67%, or 0.35 percentage points for a $52,63 the barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August gained 1,14%, or 0,70 points for a $62,01 the barrel.
The pair EUR/USD recorded a decline of 0.61% to 1,1206, while the pair EUR/GBP has taken 0.04% 0,8898.