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Overview

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) is based in Cairo, Egypt. There is one other markets in this country which is Nile Stock Exchange.

The MIC code for this exchange is XCAI. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is CASE.

This page contains information on Egyptian Exchange trading hours, market holidays, contact information and more.

EGX Trading Hours

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Trading Hours Summary:

The Egyptian Exchange is open Sunday through Thursday from 10:00 am to 2:15 pm Eastern European Standard Time (GMT+02:00).

The Egyptian Exchange does not close for lunch. The Egyptian Exchange is open on weekends. The Egyptian Exchange is open for trading Sunday-Thursday. The Egyptian Exchange is open for a total of 4 hours 15 minutes per day.

The Egyptian Exchange does not have pre-market trading or after-hours trading.

We closely monitor the Egyptian Exchange for changes to their trading hour. Any changes official changes will be reflected here immediately. If you are aware of an upcoming change, please contact us.

Regular Trading Schedule

Sunday-Thursday:

10:00 am - 2:15 pm — Continuous Trading

Partial Trading Schedule

Sunday-Thursday:

10:00 am - 1:30 pm — Official Trading Session

Ramadan Trading Schedule

Sunday-Thursday:

10:00 am - 1:30 pm — Official Trading Session

† All data is collected directly from primary sources — in this case, the Egyptian Exchange. Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API.

EGX Market Holidays

The Egyptian Exchange is be closed for sixteen holidays in 2022. The market also has eighteen irregular schedules or half-days.

There are no upcoming holidays in 2022.

All holiday data is collected exclusively from primary sources. We continually monitory the market for changes to ensure the highest level of accuracy.

Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API.

2022 Market Holidays:

Holiday Date Status
Christmas Thursday, January 6, 2022 (past) Closed
9 months ago
Revolution Day Thursday, January 27, 2022 (past) Closed
8 months ago
Ramadan Sunday, April 3, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Monday, April 4, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Tuesday, April 5, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Wednesday, April 6, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Thursday, April 7, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Sunday, April 10, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Monday, April 11, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Tuesday, April 12, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Wednesday, April 13, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Thursday, April 14, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Sunday, April 17, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Monday, April 18, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Tuesday, April 19, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Wednesday, April 20, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Ramadan Thursday, April 21, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
6 months ago
Easter Sunday, April 24, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Liberation Day Monday, April 25, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Ramadan Tuesday, April 26, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
5 months ago
Ramadan Wednesday, April 27, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
5 months ago
Ramadan Thursday, April 28, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
5 months ago
Labor Day Sunday, May 1, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Eid al-Fitr Monday, May 2, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Eid al-Fitr Tuesday, May 3, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Eid al-Fitr Wednesday, May 4, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Eid al-Fitr Thursday, May 5, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Revolution Day Thursday, June 30, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Eid al-Adha Sunday, July 10, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Eid al-Adha Monday, July 11, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Eid al-Adha Tuesday, July 12, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Eid al-Adha Wednesday, July 13, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Eid al-Adha Thursday, July 14, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Armed Forces Day Thursday, October 6, 2022 (past) Closed
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† Indicates the market is closed in observance of the holiday on a different date than when the holiday officially occurs. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the market is open and has irregular trading hours.

EGX Contact Information โ€” Address, Phone & Email:

If you have questions specifically about the content of this website, please contact us. Otherwise, use the details below the contact the Egyptian Exchange.

Egyptian Exchange
4 El Sharifeen St,
DOWNTOWN Abdeen
Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Mail to:
P.O. Box 358 Mohamed Farid
Downtown
Cairo, 11513, Egypt
General Contact:

[email protected]

Website:

www.egx.com.eg

Phone Number:

+20 2 23941900

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About the Egyptian Exchange

Egyptian Exchange – Market Structure

The MIC code for Egyptian Exchange is XCAI (EGYPTIAN EXCHANGE). This is an "Operating MIC". This means it is a parent entity that operates one or more subsidiary markets or trading platforms, which are called "Segment MICs."

The only Segment MIC under XCAI is XCAI (EGYPTIAN EXCHANGE).

Each segment may have a different trading calendar and hours of operation. Additionally within a single segment MIC there can be different trading schedules for certain products, securities, or asset types.

Under the The Egyptian Exchange, TradingHours.com has identified 1 unique trading schedules. To access the full dataset, please request a quote.

Egyptian Exchange Timezone

The Egyptian Exchange uses the Africa/Cairo timezone. Commonly referred to as Eastern European Standard Time. This timezone is currently GMT+02:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is EET.

The Africa/Cairo timezone does not observe Daylight Saving Time.

Market Capitalization

The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the The Egyptian Exchange is $35.3 billion USD.

Market Cap is based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges and was last updated on Thursday, October 6, 2022.

Egyptian Exchange Currency

The Egyptian Exchange trades in Egyptian Pounds. The currency code is EGP. The currency symbol is "ยฃ".

Economy & Geography

The Egyptian Exchange is headquartered in Cairo, Egypt located in Africa (Northern Africa). ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ

Egypt is neighboring Israel, Libya, Palestine, and 1 other. Markets in this region include Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange and Palestine Exchange.

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