At the opening, the BIST 100 index decreased to 4,482.11 points, depreciating by 23.24 points and 0.52% compared to the previous close. When the decrease in the index, which increased the losses, reached 5%, the circuit breaker was applied.
After the application of the circuit breaker twice in the stock market, the transactions were stopped.
According to the statement made by Borsa Istanbul, it has been decided to suspend transactions in the equity market, futures and options market equity and equity index derivatives markets. The statement came as of 11:01.