On Thursday’s midday session, the EGX posted gains of EGP 706 million as the capital market amounted to EGP 342.972 billion at 10.40 GMT (12: 40 pm in Cairo).
The main index, EGX 30 climbed 0.60% to reach 4700.41 p. EGX20 went up 0.67% to reach 5443.12 p.
Meanwhile, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 rose 0.42% to reach 427.13 p. Price index EGX100 surged 0.45% to reach 751.43 p.
Traded volume reached million 13.821 securities worth EGP 66.932 million, exchanged through 5.562 thousand transactions.
This was after trading in 142 listed securities; 33 down and 86 up while 23 keeping their previous levels.
Egyptians and Arabs were net buyers seizing 60.02% and 4.85% respectively of the total markets, with a net equity of EGP 2.912 million and EGP 754.694 thousand, excluding the deals.
On the other hand, the non-Arab Foreigners were net sellers seizing 35.13%, with a net equity of EGP 3.669million, excluding the deals.