7 November 2012

Egypt: ESE Gains Le 5.3 Billion

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (ESE) gained some LE 5.3 billion at the end of trading on Tuesday 6/11/2012, amid intensive purchasing operations by foreign investors.

The EGX 30 benchmark index inched up 1.78 per cent to close at 5,567.5 points. The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) was up 2.1 per cent to reach 515.73 points. The overall EGX 100 index drew up by 1.83 per cent, finishing at 8,52.78 points.

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