The Egyptian stock market rose on Sunday with intensive buying by both institutions and investment funds.
Market capital achieved LE4.4 billion in gains through the day's trading.
The main stock market index, the EGX30, rose by 1.36 percent, reaching 5,419 points.
The EGX70 index rose by 1.95 percent, reaching 433 points, while the EGX100 index climbed 1.5 percent, registering 743 points.
The market administration stopped trading on 20 securities for a half hour after they achieved gains of five percent.