Stock Market Overview

The Borsa İstanbul (BIST) is the sole stock exchange of Turkey. It combines the former Istanbul Stock Exchange, the Istanbul Gold Exchange and the Derivatives Exchange of Turkey. The major index is the Borsa Istanbul 100 (XU100). It is a capitalisation-weighted index composed of National Market companies except investment trusts. The constituents of the BIST National 100 Index are selected on the basis of pre-determined criteria directed for the companies to be included in the indices.

Some of the largest and most well-known listed stocks are Erdemir (EREGL), Koc Holding AS (KCHOL), Ford Otomotiv Sanayi (FROTO), Arcelik AS (ARCLK) and Zorlu Enerji Elektrik Uretim AS (ZOREN).

Please note, Phillip Capital only has access to stocks on the BIST 100 index.

Brokerage Fees

  Offline Trading
Europe & Middle East     % Minimum
Turkey (Borsa Istanbul) Offline Only 0.60% TRY ₺170.00

Note: Commission is inclusive of GST and exchange fees are exclusive of GST, and may be subject to change without prior notice. Share Trading Fees outlined are for execution only, fees for advisory services may differ and should be discussed with your Private Client Adviser. Custodian charges may apply.

All accounts are prepaid in order to enjoy low online brokerage fees.

Compare brokerage fees across all markets here.

Trading Hours

Australia Time AEST 05:50pm – 08:30pm
10:15pm – 01:30am
Turkey Time 09:50am – 12:30pm
02:15pm – 5:30pm


Settlement Cycle T+2 Market Days
Settlement Currency AUD
Order Amalgamation Yes