Nevertheless, the liquidity at the Bucharest Stock Exchange fell to 21.34 million lei (€5.16 million) compared to Friday’s level of 34.26 million lei (€8.22 million). Transactions with state securities totaled 14.97 million lei (€3.59 million).

BET index that gauges the performance of the ten most traded stocks at BSE jumped 1.95% to 5,176.95 points, while composite BET-C soared 2.48% to 3,008.37 points.

BET-FI index of the five financial investment companies (BSE:SIF) gained 2.65% to 26,006.99 points while Vienna’s ROTX closed 1.87% higher to 10,654.87 points.

BET-XT index of the 25 most actively traded stocks rose 2.37% to 509.79 points, while BET-NG of the ten energy stocks at BSE finished 2.97% up to 653.63 points.

European stocks hit fresh new highs today, as investors were encouraged by China export data. At the London Stock Exchange, FTSE index of the leading 100 companies was rising 0.63% to 5,568.95 points while Germany’s DAX was advancing 0.63% to 6,075.57 points. France’s CAC40 was growing by 0.33% to 4,058.68 points.

FIC Oltenia shares (BSE:SIF5) have led the most traded stock chart today with 3.59 million lei trades. The shares closed 2.19% up to 1.40 lei. FIC Moldova (BSE:SIF2) shares climbed 1.67% to 1.22 lei, as transactions totaled 3.14 million lei.

In the banking sector, BRS SocGen (BSE:BRD) suffered a 0.69% decline to 14.40 lei in a liquidity of 2.55 million lei. Banca Transilvania (BSE:TLV) shares grew 2.17% to 2.35 lei, in a liquidity of only 829,190 lei. Petrom (BSE:SNP) shares climbed 3.94% to 0.29 lei in a liquidity of 1.95 million lei.