Egypt's stock exchange loses EGP 2.8 bln

MENA , Tuesday 9 Oct 2018

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Traders are seen working below the Egyptian Exchange bell at the stock exchange in Cairo (Photo: Reuters)

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes went down at the close of trading on Tuesday amid selling operations by Arab and local institutions and investment funds.

The market capital lost EGP 2.4 billion to reach EGP 755.8 billion amid transactions that hit about EGP 824.9 million.

The EGX 30 benchmark index dropped by 0.11% to close at 13,588.74 points.

The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) decreased by 0.14% to 689,73 points, while the broader index EGX-100 went down 0.11% to 1,733.93 points.

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