Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) closed Tuesday’s trading session on a positive note, driven by purchases of local and Arab institutional investors.
The main EGX30 index increased by 0.77% to end at 10,767 points, while the EGX70 EWI climbed by 1.24% to 2,161 points.
Likewise, the EGX100 EWI advanced by 1.22% to 3,096 points and the EGX50 EWI rose by 0.86% to 2,108 points.
The market cap value grew by EGP 6.3 billion to close at EGP 672.151 billion.
Local and Arab investors were net buyers with EGP 73.55 million and EGP 38.28 million, respectively, while foreign investors were net sellers with EGP 111.84 million.
Local and Arab institutional investors were net buyers with EGP 37.66 million and EGP 31.01 million, respectively, while foreign institutional investors were net sellers with EGP 111.9 million.
The market’s turnover reached EGP 1.109 billion after 417.91 million shares were exchanged through 39,829 transactions.