March 6 (Bloomberg) -- Hungary’s benchmark BUX stock index declined 2.1 percent to 18,615.52 at the close in Budapest.
The following were among the most active equities in the Hungarian market today. Stock symbols follow company names.
OTP Bank Nyrt. (OTP HB), Hungary’s largest lender, fell the most in two months on concern the escalation of the government’s disputes with the European Union will delay a bailout for the country. The shares fell 3.9 percent to 3,787 forint.
Foldhitel es Jelzalogbank Nyrt. (FHB HB), a Hungarian mortgage lender known as FHB, retreated 4.1 percent to 538 forint, the biggest one-day slump in more than three months.
Mol Nyrt. (MOL HB), Hungary’s biggest refiner, dropped 1.4 percent to 18,490 forint. Global stocks and commodities declined as a report confirmed an economic contraction in the euro area, Hungary’s main trading partner.
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