KLCI FUTURES TRADES LOWER AT MID-DAY AMID EASIER CASH MARKET

16 Jul 2013 07:54

KUALA LUMPUR, July 15 (Bernama) -- The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives were traded lower at mid-day today, amid an easier cash market, dealers said. At the mid-day break, spot month July 2013 fell two points to 1,789.5 and December 2013 lost three points to 1,791.

August 2013 and September 2013 declined 2.5 points each to 1,790 and 1,788, respectively. Turnover stood at 1,633 lots, while open interest totalled 35,476 contracts. The underlying FBM KLCI lost 2.91 points to 1,782.74, after opening 3.73 points lower at 1,781.92.

-- BERNAMA

AMY AS