EGX registers record gains hitting EGP 8.5 billion
Friday، 19 January 2018 - 01:51 PM
The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indices went all up at the close of Thursday's trading amid purchasing operations by foreign institutions and investment funds.
The market capital gained EGP 8.5 billion and reached EGP 861.8 billion amid transactions that hit EGP 1.7 billion.
The EGX 30 benchmark index upped by 1.4 percent to reach a record high of 15,411 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SMEs) increased by 0.56 percent to reach 855.06 points.
The all-embracing EGX 100 index went up by 0.88 percent to record 2,037.02 points.