Stock market

The Price of Pork in Bulgaria - Artificially Inflated

The Prime Minister of the State Commission on Stock Exchanges and Markets Vladimir Ivanov shared that the pork prices in the country are artificially inflated, "Trud" newspaper reported. The price at the Bulgarian markets is around BGN 8.50 per kg. Meanwhile  Docked on the international stock exchange, the price drops to USD 1.44 dollars per kilogram.

ATHEX: Index rebound on local bourse

The Greek stock market recovered on Wednesday from a two-day sell-off that saw banks shed over 12 percent of their stock value, as the benchmark jumped back above the 860-point level, albeit on lower trading volume. The market appears quite volatile, in contrast to the months leading up to the May 26 European elections.

The Richest Got Poorer in 2018

For the first time in the last seven years, the wealth of the richest people around the world declined in 2018, a report by the Capgemini consulting firm, quoted by DPA, reported.

The millionaires have also diminished. This is the first time since the financial crisis in 2008.

BNR chief economist says financial companies, banks make up 60pct of stock market capitalisation in Romania

Financial companies and banks make over 60pct of the stock market capitalisation in Romania, chief economist at the National Bank of Romania (BNR) Valentin Lazea told an event on Friday dedicated to technology on financial markets.