FILE- Employees in the EGX following performance of the trading session
CAIRO, Jan 2 (MENA) - The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes showed mixed performance at the close of Thursday's trading, due to the relative absence of investors because of the New Year and Christmas holidays.
The market capital lost about EGP 1.5 billion, registering EGP 706.7 billion, after transactions that totaled EGP 1.4 billion.
The EGX 30 benchmark index dropped by 0.44 percent, closing 13,899.54 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading small and mid-cap enterprises (SMEs) went up by 0.4 percent, standing at 536.63 points.
Meanwhile, the all-embracing EGX 100 index rose by 0.07 percent, recording 1,399.07 points.