All EGX indexes up, benchmark rises 2.1 pct

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes went up collectively at the close of Thursday’s trading.

The market capital gained about EGP 13.5 billion after transactions totaled EGP 14.04 billion.

The EGX 30 benchmark index soared 2.1 percent, recording 14,180.44 points.

The broader EGX 70 index of the leading small and mid-cap enterprises (SMEs) jumped 1.63 percent, registering 530.85 points.

Also, the all-embracing EGX 100 index increased 1.97 percent, hitting 1,404.23 points.

Source: State Information Service Egypt