The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) closed on Sunday with relative gains backed by share purchases by Egyptian retail investors countered by selective sales by foreign investors.
The market capital achieved gains worth EGP 2.2 billion to reach EGP 502.1 billion, after transactions hit EGP 1.5 billion.
The EGX 30 benchmark index soared 0.12 percent to close at 9,062.99 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) rose by 1.05 percent to 507.32 points.
The all-embracing EGX 100 index also increased by 0.63 percent to close at 1,034.54 points.