FILE - Employees in the EGX following performance of the trading session on December 12, 2017
CAIRO – 20 March 2023: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended Monday’s session green zone, adding around LE 16.15 billion to the market capitalization, amid Arab and foreign purchases.
The benchmark EGX30 rose 1.65 percent, or 242.69 points, to end at 14,923.81 points.
The equally weighted index EGX 50 increased 2.66 percent, or 66.87 points, to end at 2,579.76 points.
The small and mid-cap index EGX 70 hiked 3.91 percent, or 101.32 points, to close at 2,689.48 points, and the broader index EGX 100 climbed 3.40 percent, or 130.58 points, at 3,975.21 points.
Market capitalization gained around LE 16.15 billion, recording LE 970.59 billion, compared to LE 954.44 billion in Sunday’s session.
The trading volume reached 468.94 million shares, traded through 64,905 transactions, with a turnover of LE 1.37 billion.
Egyptian investors were net sellers at LE 70.93 million, while Arab and foreign investors were net buyers at LE 31.89 million, and LE 39.03 million, respectively.
Egyptian, Arab and foreign individuals were net buyers at LE 33.88 million, LE 16.5 million, and LE 1.1 million, respectively.
Arab and foreign organizations bought at LE 15.37 million, and LE 37.93 million, respectively, while Egyptian individuals sold at LE 104.81 million.
Lecico Egypt, El Ahli Investment and Development, and Memphis Pharmaceuticals were top gainers of the session at 19.89 percent, 16.94 percent and 14.69 percent, respectively.
Meanwhile, Egyptian Gulf Marseilia for Real Estate Investment, El Wadi for International and Investment Development, and Egyptian Gulf Bank were top losers of the session by 13.75 percent, 4.94 percent, and 4.93 percent, respectively.
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