Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) closed Monday’s trading session in the green territory, driven by local and Arab purchases.
The benchmark EGX30 index climbed by 1.09% to close at 11,549 points after the heavyweight Commercial International Bank (CIB) advanced by 1.75% to EGP 61.5 at a turnover of EGP 32.46 million.
Likewise, the small- and mid-cap EGX70 EWI rose by 0.55% to 2,405 points, while the EGX100 EWI increased by 0.49% to 3,437 points.
Meanwhile, the EGX100 EWI went up by 0.7% to 2,399 points.
The market cap value grew by EGP 4.8 billion to close at EGP 706.296 billion.
Foreign investors were net sellers with EGP 55.9 million, while local and Arab investors were net buyers with EGP 24.79 million and EGP 31.1 million, respectively.
The market’s turnover reached EGP 1.63 billion after 774.678 million shares were exchanged through 50,235 transactions.