KLCI futures traded lower mid-day
The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives was lower mid-day, in sync with the downtrend on the underlying equity market.
Spot month October 2013 fell five points to 1,774 while November
2013 and December 2013 declined 4.5 points each to 1,775 and 1,774.5, respectively, while March 2014 trimmed three points to 1,771.5.
Turnover stood at 2,008 lots while open interest totalled 41,382 contracts.
The underlying FBM KLCI was 5.2 points easier at 1,772.3 at lunch break.-- Bernama