The market capital won LE 4.7 billion, registering LE 732.2 billion.

The EGX 30 benchmark index was up 1 percent, recording 11,514.87 points.

The broader EGX 70 EWI of the leading small and medium enterprises (SMEs) retreated 0.52 percent, closing at 2,197.18 points.

The all-embracing EGX 100 index rose 0.31 percent, standing at 3,210.27 points.