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Overview

Bursa Malaysia is an exchange holding company that consists of several subsidiaries.

Overview

Bursa Malaysia is an exchange holding company established in 1973 and listed in 2005. Today, it is one of the largest bourses in ASEAN and is home to more than 900 companies across 60 economic activities, which are listed either on the Main Market for large-cap established companies, or on the ACE Market for emerging companies of all sizes.

As a fully-integrated exchange, Bursa Malaysia offers a comprehensive range of products which includes Equities, Derivatives, Futures and Options, Offshore and Islamic assets, as well as Exchange-related services such as listing, trading, clearing, settlement and depository. In addition, the Exchange offers other investment choices which includes collective investment schemes such as Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), Exchange Traded Bonds and Sukuk and Business Trust (ETBS).

Bursa Malaysia adopts the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI values as its main index and introduced the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index in 2014. In May 2015, Bursa stepped up our commitment to promoting Sustainable strategies amongst our issuers and the marketplace by joining the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative. Malaysia is recognised for its Crude Palm Oil Futures Contract (FCPO), which was launched 35 years ago and is the global price benchmark for the palm oil industry. In September 2016, Bursa Malaysia introduced Bursa Malaysia-i, the world’s first end-to-end Shariah investing platform to mainstream Shariah investing and provide a choice to faith-based investors.

Bursa Malaysia is committed to providing facilitative infrastructure to create a globally competitive and vibrant marketplace as well as to maintain an efficient, secure and active trading market for local and global investors.

In assisting the development of the Malaysian capital market, Bursa Malaysia is committed to provide the infrastructure needed to create a globally competitive and vibrant marketplace.

In assisting the development of the Malaysian capital market and enhancing global competitiveness, Bursa Malaysia is committed to maintaining an efficient, secure and active trading market for local and global investors.