On Thursday’s closing session, the EGX extended its gains to reach EGP 1.9 billion as the capital market amounted to EGP 344.187 billion.
The main index, EGX30 went up 0.76% to close at 4707.99 p. EGX20 jumped 1.08% to close at 5465.43 p.
Meanwhile, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 climbed 01.33% to close at 431.01 p. Price index EGX100 soared 1.04% to close at 755.84 p.
Traded volume reached million 69.246 securities worth EGP 310.269 million, exchanged through 17.500 thousand transactions.
This was after trading in 174 listed securities; 34 down and 129 up while 11 keeping their previous levels.
Egyptians and Arabs were net buyers seizing 49.97% and 17% respectively of the total markets, with a net equity of EGP 21.876 million and EGP 33.04 million, excluding the deals.
On the other hand, the non-Arab Foreigners were net sellers seizing 33.04%, with a net equity of EGP 110.635 million, excluding the deals.