The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) continued its upward trend at the close of Monday's trading backed by purchases of foreign institutions and investment funds.
The market capital achieved gains worth 1.9 billion pounds to reach 526 billion pounds, after transactions hit 1.1 billion pounds.
The EGX 30 benchmark index leapfrogged 0.46 percent to close at 9,577.93 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) rose by 0.09 percent to 637.43 points.
The all-embracing EGX 100 index also increased by 0.38 percent to close at 1,161.91 points.