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Egyptian exchange gains EGP 5.3 bln on Sunday

MENA , Sunday 18 Aug 2019
File Photo: Traders work at Egypt's Stock Exchange in Cairo (Reuters)
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The Egyptian stock exchange indexes posted collective gains on Sunday, backed by purchases of local investors, against sales by domestic, Arab and foreign institutions.

The market capital gained EGP 5.3 billion to reach EGP 757.8 billion, amid transactions that hit EGP 1.2 billion.

The benchmark EGX30 index increased by 0.73 percent, recording 14,399.07 points.

The broader EGX70 index rose by 0.52 percent, closing at 542.84 points.

The all-embracing EGX100 index also went up by 0.49 percent, standing at 1,427.89 points.

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