Following the issuance of 12 new warrants today, Macquarie has issued a total of 1,000 structured warrants in Malaysia since its debut in October 2014.
The year 2018 kick-started with a stamp duty exemption for structured warrants, investors can now trade warrants without paying any stamp duty, making warrants more attractive to traders and investors alike. The exemption was provided by the government as an incentive to boost trading, liquidity and vibrancy in the local market.
KUALA LUMPUR, 7 June 2018 – Bursa Malaysia Berhad today announced 12 new additions to the constituents of the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia (F4GBM) Index.
The F4GBM Index measures the performance of public listed companies (PLCs) demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices and was launched in December 2014 with a total of 24 constituents.
FTSE Russell and Bursa Malaysia announced that there will be three changes to the constituents of the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI, following the semi-annual review of the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Index Series yesterday.
Hartalega Holdings, Dialog Group and Malaysia Airports Holdings will replace YTL Corporation, AMMB Holdings and Astro Malaysia Holdings in the index.