The Egyptian Exchange made gains at the close of Tuesday’s trading session backed by purchases of local and Arab investors.
The market capital achieved gains worth EGP 1.35 billion to reach EGP 526 billion after transactions hit EGP 563 million.
The EGX 30 benchmark index rose 0.33 percent to close at 9,760.08 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) inched up by 0.36 percent to 625.86 points.
The all-embracing EGX 100 index also increased by 0.34 percent to close at 1,147 points.