22 November 2012

Egypt: Stock Exchange Gains Le 2.8 Billion

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (ESE) gained LE2.8 billion at the close of trading on Wednesday 21/11/2012. The market capital also increased to LE374.9 billion.

The EGX 30 benchmark index closed 1.34 per cent up to reach 5,482.13 points.

The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) also went up by 0.26 per cent, reaching 481.61 points.

The overall EGX 100 index followed suit with 0.41 per cent, taking the index up to 810.58 points.

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