CAIRO: The financial services sector ranked first in the Egyptian Exchange during last week’s trading sessions, with 558.5 million trades valuing 1.49 billion EGP ($ 214.06 million.)
The telecommunications sector registered 476 million trades at 823 million EGP, while real estate ranked third, registering 171.1 million trades at 809.7 million EGP. The tourism and entertainment sectors ranked fourth with 161.8 million trades at 366.8 million EGP.
The fifth rank was held by the personal and home production sector which registered 124.9 million trades at 550.7 million EGP, while the sector ranking sixth was industrial services, products and automotives registering 109.6 million trades at 235.6 million EGP.
The construction and building materials sector ranked seventh, registering 55.2 million trades at 229 million EGP, followed by food and beverage sector with 47.9 million trades at 233.1 million EGP.
Originally published in Youm7.