Foreigners perform July 2008 stock sales worth 7 million euros
Non-residents bought BVB and Rasdaq securities worth RON 177.15 million (50.7 million euros) in June, while their sales stood at RON 196.3 million (56.1 million euros).
January through July, stock sales made by foreign investors stood at RON 1.84 billion (514 million euros), with acquisitions having reached RON 1.79 billion (485.7 million euros).
Virgin Island investors were the most active stock buyers this July, with share acquisitions of RON 91.75 million (26.2 million euros). They were followed by Cypriot investors, with acquisitions of almost RON 56 million (16 million euros), Luxemburgian, with acquisitions of RON 42.5 million (12 million euros), and UK investors, with acquisitions worth RON 41.7 million (11.7 million euros).
The first place among July’s stock sellers was taken by UK investors, who sold stocks worth RON 56.2 million (16.05 million euros). Following them were German and Lichtensteinian investors, with sales of RON 55.6 and 53.6 million, respectively.
The only trade in bonds this July was the acquisition by Luxemburgian investors of bonds worth RON 3.9 million (1.1 million euros).