Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-07-10 18:32:26
Egypt’s stock market soared Sunday, the first day many Middle Eastern bourses re-opened after the Eid al-Fitr holiday, on the back of gains in global markets. Main index, EGX30 jumped 4.66 percent, to 7517.43 points.
Other indices; EGX50 EWI index pushed up 3.03 percent, to 1345.9 points; while EGX20 gained 5.31 percent, to 7761.51 points.
Mid- and small-cap index EGX70 picked up 1.95 percent, to 360.99 points. Price index, EGX100 added 2.12 percent, to 769.7 points.
The heavyweight listed Commercial International Bank (CIB) (COMI.CA) soared 5.25 percent, to close at 42.68 pounds per share.
Egypt’s leading property developer Talaat Mustafa Group (TMG) (TMGH.CA) hiked 7.63 percent to register 5.64 pounds per share. The country’s leading investment bank, EFG Hermes (HRHO.CA) edged up 4.82 percent, to close at 11.96 pounds per share. More»