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Financial services in Egypt

This paper has been produced by: Alan Penrith - Director, Trade & Investment Hanaa Ramzy - Economic Officer Naglaa Fanous - Advisor, Trade & Invest.
Egypt's financial services sector is one of the oldest and most developed in the region. It is a key component of the economy contributing around 7 percent of GDP (including pensions). The sector has been subject to reform efforts over the past decade and half but the reforms undertaken in the past five years, in particular, have transformed the financial landscape in Egypt. ...