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EGX Records Collective Gains following Easter Holiday ... Main Index Jumps 1.21%

Tue 07 May 2024 | 08:03 PM
Taarek Refaat

The Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX) recorded Tuesday collective gains in its first day of trading after the easter holiday amid strong purchases from foreign corporations and local investors; and local corporate selling.

The market cap of the listed shares gained about EGP 12 billion to reach EGP 1.781 trillion following a total trading of EGP 42.8 billion, which included bonds and T-bills worth EGP 39.8 billion.

The main index "EGX 30" jumped 1.21% to 26429.69 points. The broader EGX 70 also increased 1.09% to 5859.87 points. The EGX 100 ended trading with 1% increase to reach 84.4.95 points.