Egypt's bourse indices recorded collective gains at the end of Wednesday's trading, amid intensive purchases by foreign investors.
The market capital gained about 500 million pounds to hit over 488 billion pounds after the trading hit 625 million pounds.
The EGX 30 benchmark index went up by 0.47 percent to 8,087.24 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) increased by 1.97 percent to close at 445.74 points.
The all-embracing EGX 100 index rose as well by 1.1 percent to close at 918.27 points.