The market capitalisation held by foreigners on the Tunis Stock Exchange reached nearly 5.719 million dinars (MTD) in May 2021, accounting for 23.54% of the overall market capitalisation, according to the monthly newsletter published by the Tunis Stock Exchange.
The acquisitions made by foreigners on listed shares in May 2021 totaled 178 thousand dinars against sales worth 14.034 thousand, resulting in a negative net balance of -13.855 thousand dinars.
The shares held by the foreigners on the main market during May 2021 are mainly in the finance sector (224.009,580 shares), consumer goods (167.303,456 shares) and consumer services (20.138,952 shares), etc.
Tunisia’s Stock Exchange benchmark index (Tunindex) closed at 7.373,34 points in May 2021, posting a 3.22% rise against a 1.06% increase reported in April 2021.
The cumulative gains of the Tunindex hit 7.40% against a 8.89% drop during the same period in 2020.
Source: TAP News Agency