CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) posted a mixed note at the close of Thursday’s session, amid sideways trading with a downward tendency as foreign and local institutions mostly sold.
The benchmark index EGX30 fell 0.16 percent to end at 8,742 points, down from 8,756 points at Wednesday’s close.
The small and mid-cap index EGX70 also fell by 0.54 percent to end at 469.2 points, compared to 471.7 points in its last session. The broader index EGX100 was almost flat, adding a slight 0.05 percent to end at 968.6 points.
Market capitalization added around 400 million EGP ($52.45 million,) totaling 501.6 billion EGP, up from 501.2 billion EGP Wednesday.