Bursa Malaysia is the primary securities exchange in Malaysia. In addition to equities trading, BMSB also offers trading in derivatives and provides for Shariah-compliant trading.
Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
Time Zone: UTC +08:00
Bursa Malaysia operates a fully electronic trading system accessible only by participating organizations. For more information, see the Trading Procedures page.
|Price Range||Tick Size (Sen)|
|RM1.00 up to RM9.99||0.01|
|RM10.00 up to RM99.98||0.02|
The auction mechanisms for the opening and closing auctions are identical and described in more detail on the Theoretical Opening Price page.
1st Session: Pre-opening phase: 08:30:00 - 09:00:00
During this time orders can be entered and cancelled but will not be matched. Orders are matched based on the TOP procedures at 09:00:00.
2nd Session: Pre-opening phase: 14:00:00 - 14:30:00
During this time orders can be entered and cancelled but will not be matched. Orders are matched based on the TOP procedures at 14:30:00.
The closing price is defined by the following closing mechanism:
Auction means an auction conducted in a trading platform in respect to qualifying orders to determine the auction price pursuant to the following process.
1. Morning Session (09:00 - 12:30)
2. Afternoon Session (14:30 - 16:45)
3. Pre-Closing (16:45 - 16:50)
4. Closing Auction (16:50)
5. Trading At Last (16:50-17:00)
Order Types: Limit orders are eligible to participate in the Closing Auction.
For more information on BMSB trading rules, see the Securities: Rules of Bursa Malaysia Securities page.