Egypt's stock exchanged has closed Monday with the EGX30 benchmark index down 1.45 per cent at 5,223 points.
The broader EGX70 index slumped an even greater 2.22 per cent to fall below 500 points.
Total turnover reached LE633 million (approx. $106 million), with 161 shares losing value and 18 gaining.
A detailed market report will follow shortly