Since its inception four years ago, Bursa Malaysia’s Market Chat has successfully reached more than 38,000 investors, through 276 roadshows conducted nationwide. Total value for retail trading participation has increased year on year from RM147 billion in 2008 to RM243 billion in 2011. Retail internet trading participation has also grown to 12% in the first quarter of 2012 from 4% in 2008.
Participating brokers include Affin Investment Bank, Alliance Investment Bank, CIMB Investment Bank, ECM Libra Investment Bank, Hong Leong Investment Bank, Jupiter Securities, Kenanga Investment Bank, Maybank Investment Bank and RHB Investment Bank.
Caption: Dato' Tajuddin Atan, Chief Executive Officer of Bursa Malaysia, together with Market Chat 2010/2011 participating brokers at the appreciation dinner to conclude Bursa Malaysia's Market Chat roadshows.