The Egyptian Stock Exchange (ESE) gained 1.3 billion pounds at the close of trading on Tuesday 27/11/2012.
Market capital increased to LE 350.08 billion. The EGX 30 benchmark index closed 0.02 per cent up to reach 5048.17 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading small and medium sized enterprises (SME) also went up by 1.15 per cent, reaching 442.72 points.
The overall, EGX 100 index followed suit with 0.75 per cent, taking the index up to 742.84 points.