Ukrainian agricultural companies from Agroton Public Ltd. to Kernel Holding SA are rallying on speculation the government will reach a trade pact with the European Union that will help them boost exports.
Poland’s WIG20 Index lost 1.9 percent to 2,137.12 at the end of trading in Warsaw, the lowest level since Jan. 11.
Poland’s WIG20 Index rose less than 0.1 percent to 2,313.28 at the close in Warsaw.
Ludwik Sobolewski was reappointed chief executive officer of the state-owned Warsaw Stock Exchange as the operator of central Europe’s biggest bourse prepares for an initial public offering this year.
Poland’s WIG20 Index advanced 30.38, or 1.3 percent, to 2,382.94 as of 9:53 a.m. in Warsaw, heading for the second day of gains.