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Misr For Central Clearing, Depository And Registry (MCDR) www.mcsd.com.eg

Misr for Central Clearing, Depository and Registry (MCDR) was established according to the provisions of the Capital Market law no. 95 of 1992 and within the framework of the programs adopted by the Financial Regulatory Authority (FRA) for developing the capital market mechanisms.

The main objective of the MCDR is to apply the central depository system, effect central registry of securities traded in the Egyptian capital market and facilitate securities trading on dematerialized shares. MCDR also aims at undertaking clearing and settlement on securities traded in the capital market and applying the Delivery Versus Payment system.

MCDR is currently 50% owned by custodian banks, 45% owned by securities intermediaries and the remaining 5% is owned by the Egyptian Exchange (EGX)

Egypt Information Dissemination Company (EGID) www.egidegypt.com EGID

Egypt for Information Dissemination Co. (EGID) is a joint venture company between the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) and Nasdaq OMX. It was established in 1999, with a mission to stimulate investment growth in Egypt and the region as well as to enhance the efficiency of the Egyptian Exchange by increasing the level of automation and transparency of disseminated information, thereby building investors' confidence in the Egyptian capital market.

EGID provides an array of informational services related to the Egyptian exchange such as real time and delayed data feeds, which grant its subscribers access to stock exchange trading data during the trading sessions.

Moreover, through the company’s extensive database, clients are able to access a variety of fundamental data that are submitted by listed companies. 

EGIT Company www.egitegypt.com

EGIT was established in 2014 to build and operate the first specialized data center to host and provide services to financial markets' institutions in Egypt and the Middle East. EGIT is jointly owned by EGX and EGID. Right after building its data center, EGIT managed to obtain the first license to host financial applications from Egyptian regulator; the Financial Regulatory Authority (FRA). 

EGX Holding Company for Financial Markets’ Development

It is a joint stock company subject to the provisions of Law No. 95 of 1992 and its executive regulations and amendments. It was established in 2009 and licensed by the Financial Regulatory Authority (FRA) in 2013, with the aim to participate in the establishment of companies that issue securities or in their capital increase. It is owned by the Egyptian Exchange and the Insurance Fund for the Exchange's employees in both Cairo and Alexandria.