EGX Achieves Collective Gains, Main Index Up 1.28 Percent

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX) indices recorded collective gains at the end of Monday 1472014 trading, backed by intensive purchases from local, Arab and foreign investment funds.

The market capital achieved gains worth LE3.3 billion to reach about LE489 billion, amid transactions which hit about LE622.3 million.

The benchmark index EGX 30 rose by 1.28% to reach 8,508.98 points.

The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) went up by 0.55% to hit 607.85 points.

The all-embracing EGX 100 index followed suit by 0.98% taking the index up to 1,077.02 points.

Source : Egypt State Information Service