KLCI futures end morning session higher
The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives ended the morning session sharply higher buoyed by the stronger cash market.
As at mid-day, spot month September 2013 and December 2013 advanced 22 points to 1,789.5 and 1,787 respectively, October 2013 chalked up 21.5 points to 1,791.5 and March 2014 perked 21 points to 1,776.
Turnover stood at 7,117 lots while open interest totalled 49,386 contracts.
The underlying FBM KLCI jumped 19 points to 1,790.4 at lunch break.-- Bernama