Market Overview (1st January – 31st December)

The main Bulgarian index SOFIX increased by 2.22% this week, up to 637.01 points. The broad index BGBX40 increased by 1.58% to 143.25 points. BGREIT increased this trading week to 164.80 pThe main Bulgarian index SOFIX rose by 41.50% in 2021. This marks the highest return for the past 8 years. The last record was in 2013 when the index increased by 42.28%. The broad index BGBX40 soared by 41.44% in 2022, which is a record return since its inception in 2014. BGREIT comparably underperformed the rest of the Bulgarian indexes, growing only with 20.60%.oints, up by 1.04%.

Market Milestones

Milestones on BSE for 2021:

  • 21 deals on the Equity Capital Market, compared to 22 deals last year.
  • 12 deals on the Debt Capital Market, compared to 8 deals last year.

The stock with the highest turnover for 2021 was Sopharma AD, whereas the stock with the largest volume of trades was Allterco AD.

The best-performing economic sector for 2021 are Business Services with 38% return whereas the worst-performing was Tourism with only 2.64% return for the year.

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