Market Capitalization in 2016 vs. 2015
 
  • The market capitalization recorded more than LE 601 billion at the end of the year 2016, with an increase of 40% compared to last year. 
  • Nilex market capitalization witnessed a yearly increase of 39%, to culminate the year at LE 1.4 billion. Additionally, the market capitalization represented 25% of the GDP.

(EGP Billion)

2015

2016

+/- %

Total Market Cap. (Main Market)

430

601

40%

Total Market Cap. (Nilex)

1.0

1.4

39%

Total Market Cap. (Main Market) as a % of GDP*

22%

25%

 
* GDP used is EGP 2429.8 billion for the year 2014/2015 (preliminary figure) according to the Ministry of Finance.
Source: Egyptian Exchange