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Telecom Egypt   11.48        GMC GROUP FOR INDUSTRIAL COMME   1.29        Modern Company For Water Proof   1.03        Ismailia Misr Poultry   2.45        El Arabia for Investment & Dev   0.34        Pioneers Holding   2.84        Ezz Steel   7.86        Egyptian Real Estate Group   6.85        Rakta Paper Manufacturing   4.39        Orascom Telecom Holding (OT)   3.92        Naeem Holding   0.19        Egyptian Iron & Steel   6.87        Northern Upper Egypt Developme   4.93        Canal Shipping Agencies   7.39        Misr Chemical Industries   5.65        United Arab Shipping   0.43        Egyptians Housing Development    1.94        Universal For Paper and Packag   4.94        Egyptian for Tourism Resorts   0.69        Egyptian Financial Group-Herme   7.42        Orascom Construction Industrie   240.82        Modern Shorouk Printing & Pack   7        Upper Egypt Contracting   0.8        Heliopolis Housing   21.65        Raya Holding For Technology An   4.57        United Housing & Development   8.93        International Agricultural Pro   2.1        Gulf Canadian Real Estate Inve   18.08        Alexandria Pharmaceuticals   45.71        Arab Cotton Ginning   2.46        Egyptian Chemical Industries (   7.26        National Real Estate Bank for    11.84        Six of October Development & I   15.03        National Development Bank   6.72        Oriental Weavers   20.66        Arab Gathering Investment   16.29        Egyptians Abroad for Investmen   2.75        Credit Agricole Egypt   9.04        Palm Hills Development Company   1.61        Remco for Touristic Villages C   2.13        Commercial International Bank    29.87        El Ezz Porcelain (Gemma)   1.9        Egyptian Starch & Glucose   5.4        Arab Real Estate Investment (A   0.41        South Valley Cement   3.12        Citadel Capital - Common Share   2.5        Rowad Tourism (Al Rowad)   5.05        Union National Bank - Egypt "    3.25        Ceramic & Porcelain   2.88        El Nasr Transformers (El Maco)   4.78        Egyptian Media Production City   2.31        GB AUTO   27        Sharkia National Food   3.78        Egyptian Transport (EGYTRANS)   7.85        El Kahera Housing   4.97        El Shams Housing & Urbanizatio   2.45        Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding   0.7        ARAB POLVARA SPINNING & WEAVIN   2.11        Cairo Poultry   8.32        Egyptian Financial & Industria   8        T M G Holding   4.03        Asek Company for Mining - Asco   10.66        Misr Hotels   27        Egyptian Electrical Cables   0.56        Medinet Nasr Housing   22.51        Mena Touristic & Real Estate I   1.21        ELSWEDY CABLES   18        Prime Holding   0.91        Al Arafa Investment And Consul   0.17        Alexandria Spinning & Weaving    0.74        Gharbia Islamic Housing Develo   8.41        General Company For Land Recla   16.6        Alexandria Cement   8.9        Arab Valves Company   0.94        Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals   12.4        TransOceans Tours   0.09        Egyptian for Developing Buildi   6.43        Egyptian Gulf Bank   1.24        Kafr El Zayat Pesticides   18.19        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   35.1        National company for maize pro   11.86        Delta Construction & Rebuildin   4.03        Zahraa Maadi Investment & Deve   48.25        Samad Misr -EGYFERT   3.52        Egypt for Poultry   1.41        Cairo Development and Investme   11.7        Cairo Pharmaceuticals   20.1        Maridive & oil services   0.9        Suez Canal Bank   3.75        Nile Pharmaceuticals   15.81        The Arab Dairy Products Co. AR   73.85        National Housing for Professio   14.39        El Ahli Investment and Develop   4.87        Egyptian Saudi Finance Bank   10.79        Ismailia National Food Industr   5.16        National Societe Generale Bank   25.52        Acrow Misr   19.16        Alexandria Mineral Oils Compan   63.63        Paper Middle East (Simo)   5.59        Egypt Aluminum   12.31        Giza General Contracting   13.12        Middle Egypt Flour Mills   5.82        Extracted Oils   0.6        Assiut Islamic Trading   4.56        Engineering Industries (ICON)   3.95        North Cairo Mills   15.3        Arab Pharmaceuticals   11.88        Grand Capital   5.38        El Ahram Co. For Printing And    10.68        Minapharm Pharmaceuticals   25.49        El Arabia Engineering Industri   13.52        El Nasr For Manufacturing Agri   9.71        Naeem portfolio and fund Manag   1.7        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   6.76        Natural Gas & Mining Project (   68.26        Housing & Development Bank   13.95        East Delta Flour Mills   31.5        Orascom Development Holding (A   3.22        Memphis Pharmaceuticals   11.12        Abou Kir Fertilizers   134.23        Delta Insurance   5        Cairo Investment & Real Estate   12.18        Cairo Oils & Soap   12.98        Egyptian Arabian (cmar) Securi   0.36        Egyptian Real Estate Group Bea   15.56        Alexandria Containers and good   85.51        Upper Egypt Flour Mills   45.78        Development & Engineering Cons   9.94        Sinai Cement   15.18        Medical Union Pharmaceuticals   28.01        Torah Cement   24.2        Alexandria New Medical Center   46.55        Export Development Bank of Egy   5.04        Egyptian Company for Mobile Se   92.02        Middle & West Delta Flour Mill   32.7        El Kahera El Watania Investmen   4.18        Mansourah Poultry   12.41        Delta Sugar   11.04        Misr Beni Suef Cement   41.21        Egyptian Satellites (NileSat)   6.14        Cairo Educational Services   17.75        Lecico Egypt   7.55        Sharm Dreams Co. for Tourism I   5.3        General Silos & Storage   10.77        Al Moasher for Programming and   0.66        UTOPIA   5.28        Arab Ceramics (Aracemco)   25.4        Barbary Investment Group ( BIG   0.98        


Money Markets - EGX

Islam - 2014-11-01 10:04:22
During October, Egypt’s Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding seized the highest volumes traded in the country’s stock exchange. Ranked first, Orascom (OTMT.CA on EGX) attained a total volume of trades amounting to 994 million securities, with turnovers worth EGP 1.075 billion through last month trading sessions. Coming second on the list, Amer Group Holding (AMER.CA on EGX) registered a volume of trades amounted to 576 million securities worth EPG 611 million. Palm Hills Development (PHDC.CA) came third reporting a volume of trades of 193 million securities worth EGP 763 million. Fourth, Egyptian Resorts - ERC (EGTS.CA on EGX) had a volume of trades hit 146 million securities worth EGP 183 million. Fifth, Arab Investment and Development (formerly AIC Contracting) (AIND.CA on EGX) had a volume of trades reached 136 million securities worth EGP 208 million. Sixthly, Qalaa Holdings (CCAP,formerly Citadel Capital) (CCAP.CA on EGX) recorded a volume of trades reached 103 million securities worth EGP 414 million. Global Telecom Holding (GTH) (GTHE.CA on EGX) (Previously Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E.) came seventh having a volume of trades reached 73 million securities worth EGP 326 million. Arab Real Estate Investment CO. - ALICO (RREI.CA) has been ranked eighth as its volume of trades amounted to 68.3 million securities worth EGP 74 million. Upper Egypt Contracting (UEGC.CA on EGX) has been ninth reporting a volume of trades reached 68.2 million securities worth EGP 157 million. At the bottom of the list, Arab Cotton Ginning (ACGC.CA on EGX) has come tenth recording a volume of trades reached 62 million securities worth EGP 284 million. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2014-11-01 09:10:31
Egypt has jumped 18 places in the investor protection indicator in the World Bank's Doing Business Report to settle for the 135th place in light of the new registration regulations the country has been applying, said Egypt's financial regulator.The new regulations ask companies to disclose more information to minority shareholders and giving them more weight in approving transactions with related companies, said Sherif Samy, Head of the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA).The report attributed the slight progress of Egypt to the economic reforms the country has been undertaking.According to the rating report, Egypt carried out 24 reforms to be followed by the UAE (20) and Morocco and Saudi Arabia (19) each. More»
Gehad Abd El-Ghany - 2014-11-01 09:00:53
In a week, Egypt’s stock Exchange (EGX) registered gains amounting to 8.2 billion Egyptian pounds. In addition, the country’s main stock index, EGX30 jumped by 3.6% in a week, with an increase of 318.63 points, ending Thursday's transactions at 9115.63 points, versus 8797 points at the end of a week earlier. The main gauge index registered its highest point on Thursday closing at 9115.63 points, whereas its lowest point recorded on Monday at 8648.99 points. In addition, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 climbed in a week by 2.9% closing at 609 points during Thursday’s session, compared to 592 points at the end of a week earlier. The price index, EGX100 also surged by 2.9% concluding by 1109 points during Thursday’s session, against 1077 points at the end of a week earlier. Furthermore, the market capitalization closed at EGP 504.234 billion last Thursday, compared to EGP 496.046 billion at the end of a week earlier. Turnovers: Higher Through the week, the trading volume hit around 1.2 billion securities, compared to 880.5 million securities at the end of a week earlier. For the traded value, it reached EGP 4.8 billion against EGP 4.2 billion a week earlier. Investors’ Activity: Local investors led the market activity all through the week with 78.73%, followed by foreign and Arab investors with 7.43% and 13.84%, respectively, after excluding the deals. Foreign investors were the most active buyers during the week earning the value of EGP 239.12 million, after excluding the deals. Arab investors were also to buy by value of EGP 96.33 million, after excluding the deals. Moreover, institutions seized 46.43% of total trading through the week; while individuals attained 53.57%. Institutions were the most active buyers during the week earning the value of EGP 259.88 million, after excluding the deals. Market Remarks · Egypt Bourse Participates in 54th WFE’s General Assembly Egypt’s stock Exchange (EGX) is taking part in the 54th session of the General Assembly of the World Federation of Exchanges, which will take place in the South Korean capital, Seoul on October 27-29. In this respect, EGX’s chairman Mohamed Omran headed this morning to Seoul to participate in the event, seeking to present the Egyptian bourse’s experience as one of the most important emerging markets. On the sidelines of WFE’s General Assembly, the Egyptian top official will point out to the EGX’s efforts in the field of governance and institutional structuring for the capital markets. WFE is a top-notch international organization in the field of capital markets; it organizes its annual general assembly in the presence of the world's largest stock exchanges chairmen together with a number of the largest financial and investment institutions in the world. EGX has been the first Arab exchange that gets the membership of WFE, which holds in its membership the markets that apply the international standards of the capital markets. More»
Yomna Yasser - 2014-10-30 13:50:49
Egypt’s stocks ended this week higher with gains totalling 4 billion Egyptian pounds powered by foreign investors’ strong buying appetite. In return, the country’s main stock index, EGX30 also surged to close this week above 9110 points. The Egyptian Exchange’s indices were wavering in green notes during the closing session of Thursday. Indices Egypt’s benchmark index EGX30 ended 1.83 per cent higher to 9115.63 pts; and EGX20 closed 1.96 per cent up to 10510.85 pts. In addition, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 hiked by 0.96 per cent to finish at 609.9 pts. The price index EGX100 climbed by 1.40 per cent to conclude at 1109.94 pts.   Furthermore, the market capitalization recorded EGP 504.234 billion on Thursday. More»
Yomna Yasser - 2014-10-29 13:22:17
Egypt’s stocks ended sessions on Wednesday with gains totalling 5.7 billion Egyptian pounds powered by foreign investors’ strong buying appetite. Accordingly, the country’s main stock index, EGX30 surged above 8950 points. The Egyptian Exchange’s indices were wavering in green notes during the closing session of Wednesday. Indices Egypt’s benchmark index EGX30 ended 2.37 per cent higher to 8952.25 pts; and EGX20 2.57 per cent up to 10308.65 pts. In addition, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 climbed by 1.20 per cent to finish at 604.13 pts. The price index EGX100 inched up by 1.49 per cent to conclude at 1094.63 pts.   Furthermore, the market capitalization recorded EGP 500.089 billion on Wednesday. More»
Yomna Yasser - 2014-10-28 13:43:21
Egypt’s stocks revived on Tuesday ending sessions with gains worth 3.4 billion Egyptian pounds backed by Arab investors’ buying appetite. Accordingly, the country’s main stock index, EGX30 grew above 8740 points. The Egyptian Exchange’s indices were wavering in green notes during the closing session of Tuesday. Indices Egypt’s benchmark index EGX30 ended 1.11 per cent higher to 8744.77 pts; and EGX20 1.81 per cent up to 10050.81 pts. In addition, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 soared by 2.40 per cent to finish at 596.95 pts. The price index EGX100 pushed up by 1.80 per cent to conclude at 1078.52 pts.   Furthermore, the market capitalization recorded EGP 494.361 billion on Tuesday. Turnovers Near EGP One billion Through the closing session of Tuesday, the trading volume has reached 225.764 million securities, with turnovers worth EGP 875.877 million, exchanged through 25.976 transactions.                Also during the closing session, 177 listed securities have been traded in; 18 declined, 134 advanced; while 21 kept their previous levels. More»
Yomna Yasser - 2014-10-27 13:31:36
Egypt’s stocks ended Monday lower incurring losses worth 4.4 billion Egyptian pounds driven by Sinai deadly attacks occurred last Friday. In return, the country’s main stock index, EGX30 retreated further below 8650 points driven by local investors’ selling appetite. The Egyptian Exchange’s indices were wavering in dark red notes during the closing session of Monday. On Friday, some of the worst anti-state violence claimed the lives of at least 33 soldiers during an attack on a checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula bordering Israel and Gaza. The assault bore the marks of attacks claimed by Egypt's most active militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis. The European Union, and the U.S. and British governments condemned the attacks on Friday and pledged their support. The government responded to Friday's attacks swiftly, declaring a three-month state of emergency in parts of North Sinai, where the attacks happened. Indices Egypt’s benchmark index EGX30 ended 1.44 per cent lower to 8648.99 pts; and EGX20 2.11 per cent down to 9871.76 pts. In addition, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 fell by 0.72 per cent to finish at 582.95 pts. The price index EGX100 inched down by 0.93 per cent to conclude at 1059.45 pts.   Furthermore, the market capitalization recorded EGP 490.988 billion on Monday. More»
Yomna Yasser - 2014-10-26 13:45:57
Egypt’s bourse closed Sunday’s trading lower with losses amounting to 688 million Egyptian pounds driven by local investors’ selling pressures. Consequently, the country’s main stock index, EGX30 fell to 8775. The Egyptian Exchange’s indices were wavering in red notes during the closing session of Sunday. Indices Egypt’s benchmark index EGX30 ended 0.25 per cent lower to 8775.02 pts; and EGX20 finished 0.17 per cent down to 10084.87 pts. In addition, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 pushed down by 0.89 per cent to finish at 587.2 pts. The price index EGX100 dropped by 0.74 per cent to conclude at 1069.39 pts.   Furthermore, the market capitalization recorded EGP 495.358 billion on Sunday. Turnovers below EGP One billion Through the closing session of Sunday, the trading volume has reached 219.185 million securities, with turnovers worth EGP 629.960 million, exchanged through 25.303 transactions.                Also during the closing session, 175 listed securities have been traded in; 114 declined, 41 advanced; while 20 kept their previous levels. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2014-10-26 11:35:12
Egypt’s stock Exchange (EGX) is taking part in the 54th session of the General Assembly of the World Federation of Exchanges, which will take place in the South Korean capital, Seoul on October 27-29. In this respect, EGX’s chairman Mohamed Omran headed this morning to Seoul to participate in the event, seeking to present the Egyptian bourse’s experience as one of the most important emerging markets. On the sidelines of WFE’s General Assembly, the Egyptian top official will point out to the EGX’s efforts in the field of governance and institutional structuring for the capital markets. WFE is a top-notch international organization in the field of capital markets; it organizes its annual general assembly in the presence of the world's largest stock exchanges chairmen together with a number of the largest financial and investment institutions in the world. EGX has been the first Arab exchange that gets the membership of WFE, which holds in its membership the markets that apply the international standards of the capital markets. More»
Yomna Yasser - 2014-10-26 09:45:28
Egypt's stocks opened this week higher with early gains worth 1.8 billion Egyptian pounds powered by foreign investors’ buying appetite. Accordingly, the country’s main stock index, EGX30 started trading higher above 8830 points. The Egyptian Exchange (EGX)'s indices were wavering on green notes during the opening session of Sunday. Indices The Benchmark EGX30 went up by 0.39% to 8831.94 p. In addition, EGX20 rose by 0.72% to 10175.57 p. The mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 also increased by 0.06% to 592.82 p.  Price index EGX100 advanced by 0.07% to 1078.03 p. Furthermore, market capitalization reached EGP 497.869 billion, according to data compiled by Amwal Al Ghad English at 11:34 a.m. Cairo time (09:34 GMT). Trading Volumes & Values The trading volume has reached 104.963 million securities worth EGP 185.669 million, exchanged through 7981 transactions during Sunday opening. Also during the opening session, 130 listed securities have been traded in; 55 fell, 49 advanced; while 26 keeping their previous levels. More»