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Background

LEAP Market is an alternative platform for SMEs and companies to raise fund. It brings together potential SMEs and companies, intermediaries and qualified Sophisticated Investors onto a single platform to create a conducive marketplace for fund raising.

Background

Background

LEAP Market is a new market offered by Bursa Malaysia which aims to:

* as prescribed under the Capital Markets and Services Act 2007


The LEAP Market aims to bring together potential issuers, intermediaries and Sophisticated Investors onto a new platform to create a conducive marketplace for fund raising. The LEAP Market provides an efficient and transparent capital formation and price discovery mechanisms compared to private market. Sophisticated Investors can now have greater opportunities to participate in the growth of SMEs in Malaysia.

The establishment of the LEAP Market is premised on the following key guiding principles:


Disclaimer

The LEAP Market is aimed at facilitating access to the capital market by small and medium sized enterprises (“SMEs”) to which a higher investment risk may be attached. This market is a qualified market meant for sophisticated investors only, i.e. those who qualify under Part I of Schedules 6 and 7 of the Capital Markets and Services Act 2007 (“CMSA”). The issue or offer of securities on the LEAP Market is based on an information memorandum, and not a full prospectus registered with the Securities Commission Malaysia under section 233 of the CMSA. In the LEAP Market, sophisticated investors will have the full responsibility for evaluating the disclosed information, as well as the merits and risks of investing.

Risk Disclosure for Investor