CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) shut on a mixed note amid sideways trading at the close of Wednesday’s session.
The benchmark index EGX30 added a slight 0.14 percent, while the other indexes lost ground for a fourth straight day over Arab institutions’ sell-offs.
The benchmark ended at 8,457 points, up from 8,445 points on Tuesday.
In turn, the small and mid-cap index EGX70 retreated 0.4 percent to end at 445.7 points, compared to 447.5 points in its last session. The broader index EGX100 also decreased 0.19 percent, registering 943.5 points.
Market capitalization shed around 700 million EGP ($91.74 million,) totaling 486.9 billion EGP, down from 487.6 billion EGP Tuesday.