Egypt’s stocks end this week in mixed notes, benchmark EGX 30 drops 1.23%
The EGX 70 EWI index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) rose 0.69 percent to 2,225 points, while the fixed-weighted index, EGX 30 Capped dropped 0.47 percent to 12,694 points. The all-embracing index, EGX 100 went down 0.46 percent to 3,150 points. Meanwhile, the equal weights index, EGX 50 added 0.41 percent to 2,162 points.
The country’s market capitalisation has on Thursday incurred losses worth 3.27 billion Egyptian pounds ($208.517.857 million), ending the trading at 652.469 billion pounds driven by foreign investors’ selloff.
Trading value has approximately reached around 4.1 billion pounds, while the trading volume has almost recorded 966.427 million securities executed 73,701 transactions.