Spanish stock market rises

Madrid: The Spanish stock market index Ibex-35 rose 3.45 per cent to close at 8,105.30 points, up from the 7,835 points of the previous session. Repsol shares led rises spiking 7.38 per cent, followed by Telefonica, Cellnex, Tecnicas Reunidas, Gas Natural and Ferrovial, which shot up 6.26 per cent, 6.03 percent, 4.92 per cent, 4.88 per cent, and 4.82 per cent respectively on Wednesday, Xinhua news agency reported. On the other hand, Bankia shares led falls losing 2.28 per cent, followed by Banco Popular, Mediaset, and Abertis A, which lost 1.40 per cent, 0.85 per cent and 0.35 per cent respectively. Meanwhile, Spain's risk premium closed at 138 points and Spain's 10-year bond interest rate closed at 1.2 per cent, both below the 143.20 points and 1.3 pe rcent of Tuesday closing time.