Bourse gains EGP 5.3 bn

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes posted collective gains on Sunday 18/8/2019, backed by purchases of local investors, against sales operations by domestic, Arab and foreign institutions.

The market capital gained EGP 5.3 billion to reach EGP 757.8 billion amid transactions that hit EGP 1.2 billion.

The EGX 30 benchmark index increased by 0.73 percent, recording 14,399.07 points.

The broader EGX 70 index of the leading small and mid-cap enterprises (SMEs) rose by 0.52 percent, closing at 542.84 points.

The all-embracing EGX 100 index also went up by 0.49 percent, standing at 1,427.89 points.

Source: State Information Service Egypt