The indices of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) closed Wednesday’s trading session on a mixed note.
The benchmark EGX30 index has changed its early downward direction and added 0.54%, finishing the session at 14,724.4 points.
The small- and mid-cap EGX70 index dipped 10.02 to 684 points, while the broader EGX100 index inched down 0.02% to 1,736.33 points.
The equal-weighted EGX50 index shed 0.14% to 2,393 points.
Trading volume amounted to nearly 137.4 million shares exchanged at a turnover of EGP 720.008 million through 18,290 transactions.
Egyptian investors were net sellers with EGP 201.6 million, while foreign and Arab investors were net buyers with EGP 140.96 million and EGP 60.66 million, respectively.
The heavyweight Commercial International Bank (CIB) rose 1.84% at EGP 68.8, with a turnover of EGP 47.003 million.
Market capitalisation gained EGP 275 billion and closed at EGP 818.3 billion.