18 February 2014

Egypt: Egx Gains Egp 2.4bln

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) made more profits at the end of trading on Monday 17/2/2014 backed by intensive purchases by Arab and foreign investors along with the Egyptian institutions.

The market capital gained EGP 2.4 billion to reach 472.9 billion pounds, after transactions hit 1.2 billion pounds.

The EGX 30 main benchmark index was up 0.01 per cent to close at 6, 51.26 points.

The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) rose 0.57 per cent, reaching 651.26 points.

The all-embracing EGX 100 index increased 0.39 per cent to close at 1105.22 points.

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