TA-25 Ends Higher as Israel Chemicals Extends Its Gains

The TA-25 index of blue chips rose 0.2% to a finish of 1,202.85 points while the broader TA-100 added just over 0.1% to 1,097.66 as some NIS 939.1 million shares changed hands.

Tel Aviv shares ended an otherwise down week on a modest rise on Thursday, tracking the trend in Europe, with Israel Chemicals again dominating trading activity. The dollar sunk to a two-year low.