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Spotlight on Press Metal warrants

Warrants Commentary (5 Mar to 9 Mar)

Spotlight on Press Metal warrants

Warrant market activities quieted down last week with the overall warrants turnover down 18.0% to RM360.3M from RM439.1M a week ago. Hang Seng Index (HSI) warrants continued to lead the warrants space as traders were actively taking positions due to large swings in the HSI futures. Warrants over Press Metal Aluminium Holdings Berhad (Press Metal) were also Continue reading Spotlight on Press Metal warrants

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Time to Trade: of Exemptions and Short Selling

In the recent World Capital Markets Symposium, hosted by the Securities Commission Malaysia, several announcements were made by the Prime Minister, YAB Najib Razak for the betterment of the Malaysian market. There were several announcements made, but today we are highlighting three important points that we believe would benefit both the market and investors.

First off, effective 1st of March 2018 for a period of three years, traders and investors trading on mid-small (MIDS) cap companies will be exempted from stamp duty payment Continue reading Time to Trade: of Exemptions and Short Selling

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Warrants over Hibiscus in the limelight

From today on, we will be bringing you weekly warrant commentaries! courtesy of our friends over at Macquarie Warrants!

Warrants Commentary (19 Feb to 23 Feb)

Warrants over Hibiscus in the limelight

Last week, the warrants market was active as investors returned from the Chinese New Year holiday. The overall warrants turnover jumped 124% to RM543.1M from RM242.0M in the previous week. Warrants over Malaysian counters stole the show last week, surpassing the Hang Seng Index (HSI) warrants which have been dominating the warrants space for the past few weeks. Continue reading Warrants over Hibiscus in the limelight

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1Q2018 Market Outlook – All Eyes on Election

The Malaysian stock market is expected to remain on a purple patch leading up the upcoming 14th General Election, which may be held by end of 1Q2018 or in early 2Q2018. As it is, the key index has climbed above the 1,800 points level amid the expectations of a Continue reading 1Q2018 Market Outlook – All Eyes on Election

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Corporate Actions: of Bonuses & Splits

The Various Types Of Corporate Actions

Corporate actions are proposed and initiated by a company’s board of directors and authorised by the shareholders. Some corporate actions might have a direct/indirect impact on the shareholder’s wealth. Some corporate actions may require shareholders’ approval at the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) as well. Continue reading Corporate Actions: of Bonuses & Splits

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Doji: A dodgy candlestick

A candlestick chart is also known as the Japanese Candlestick chart. It is used to deliver 4 important information which is opening price, highest price, lowest price and the closing price. It is flexible and can be customised into minutes, hourly chart, daily chart, weekly chart or monthly base on traders preference. Continue reading Doji: A dodgy candlestick