KLCI FUTURES TRADED MIXED IN EARLY SESSION DESPITE FIRMER EQUITY MARKET

12 Jul 2013 11:19

KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 (Bernama) -- The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives were mixed despite a firmer equity market, dealers said.

At 9.32 am, spot month July 2013 was one point higher at 1,787.0, but September rose 2.5 points to 1,788.0.

August 2013 stood at 1,788.5 and December 2013 was at yesterday's settlement of 1,788.50.

Turnover stood at 935 lots while open interest totalled 36,704 contracts.

Currently, the underlying FBM KLCI gained 5.12 points to 1,786.27, after opening 3.85 points better at 1,785.0.

-- BERNAMA

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