Egypt’s stocks end slightly higher as EGX 30 rises 0.06% on Wednesday
EGX 70 EWI index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) climbed 1.96 to 2,715 points, while the fixed-weighted index, EGX 30 Capped rose 0.25 percent to 13,296 points. The all-embracing index, EGX 100 surged 1.54 percent to 3,697 points. In addition, the equal weights index, EGX 50 edged up 1.28 percent to 2,361 points.
The country’s market capitalisation has on Tuesday posted gains worth 2.4 billion Egyptian pounds ($152.8 million), ending the trading at 699.953 billion pounds backed by local and Arab investors’ buying appetite.
Trading value has approximately reached around 4.6 billion pounds, while the trading volume has almost recorded 672.882 million securities executed 60,918 transactions.