Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-05-21 13:26:17
Egypt bourse has ended sessions on Tuesday incurring further losses of EGP 925 million driven by the non-Arab selling pressures coinciding the third day of adopting the new stamp tax on the daily transactions.
The Egyptian Exchange's indices have closed on red notes on Tuesday, except for the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 which solely advanced.
Egypt’s benchmark index EGX30 tumbled by 0.46% to close at 5407.25 p; while the EGX20, it dropped by 0.56% to end at 6204.9 p.
Meanwhile, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 inched up by 0.01% to conclude at 448.73 p. On the other hand, the price index EGX100 fell by 0.19% to finish at 755.74 p.
The capital market has closed at EGP 363.285 billion on Tuesday.
During the closing session of Tuesday, the trading volume reported declining levels of 59.016 million securities, less than the closing session of Monday of 72.478 million securities, representing a decrease of 13.462 thousand securities. For the traded value, it reached EGP 239.684 million, exchanged through 11.229 thousand transactions. More»