Egypt: EGX Gains EGP 6.2 Billion Last Week

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX) indexes closed last week up and the market capital gained EGP 6.25 billion to hit EGP 423 billion.

During the course of the week, the benchmark index EGX 30 jumped 2.17 percent to 6,748 points, said a weekly report issued by the Egyptian Exchange.

The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) soared 0.32 percent, reaching 535 points. The all-embracing EGX 100 index was also up 0.92 percent to hit 911 points. The capped index EGX 20 increased 2.58 percent, closing at 7,842 points.

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