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Index warrants comprised 70.5% of warrants turnover

Warrants Commentary (28 May to 1 Jun)

Global markets were down following various geopolitical events,  with the Trump administration saying that it would move forward with plans for tariffs on metal imports from the European Union, Canada and Mexico, at its forefront. In addition Continue reading Index warrants comprised 70.5% of warrants turnover

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HSI trumps again in uncertain markets

Warrants Commentary (21 May to 25 May)

Markets were rife with uncertainty as investors were wary of risks piling up across the globe. The optimism brought upon by a temporary truce in the trade war between the U.S. and China was overshadowed by U.S. President Donald Trump expressing pessimism on whether the summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un Continue reading HSI trumps again in uncertain markets

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First week after GE14 – warrants market active

Warrants Commentary (14 May to 18 May)

Warrants trading activity surged when the market reopened on Monday following a 3-day break in conjunction with the 14th General Election (GE14) on Wednesday, followed by the two special public holidays on Thursday and Friday declared by the new government after the Pakatan Harapan coalition won an unexpected but peaceful GE14. The local benchmark index FBM KLCI fell as much as 2.7% Continue reading First week after GE14 – warrants market active

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Sapura Energy and HSI warrants top the charts

Warrants Commentary (16 Apr to 20 Apr)

Warrants trading activity in Malaysia continued to improve each week on the back of increased market volatility due to the upcoming 14th general election, along with foreign factors such as recent trade and geopolitical tensions. The local benchmark index FBM KLCI rallied 0.8% to hit its all-time high at 1,895.2 points last Thursday, and thereafter fell slightly to 1,887.8 points on Friday. The index has surged more than 16% year-to-date. Continue reading Sapura Energy and HSI warrants top the charts

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Warrants over HSI and Sapura Energy draw investors’ interest

Warrants Commentary (26 Mar to 30 Mar)

The Hang Seng Index (HSI) had a good start to the week after suffering a 3.8% loss in the previous week. On Monday and Tuesday, the HSI surged 1.6% in total as markets generally recovered from concerns about trade friction between the U.S. and China. However, on Wednesday, it tumbled 2.5% Continue reading Warrants over HSI and Sapura Energy draw investors’ interest

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HSI warrants active in the face of volatile markets

Warrants Commentary (19 Mar to 23 Mar)

The markets were volatile last week from concerns of the trade war between the U.S. and China, resulting in a whopping 1.63B units of warrants traded, valued at RM302.2M. As the Hang Seng Index (HSI) futures fell 4.1% Continue reading HSI warrants active in the face of volatile markets