KLCI FUTURES END LOWER

FARHANA PONIMAN

KUALA LUMPUR, March 19 (Bernama) -- The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives ended lower today, taking a cue from the underlying cash market.

Spot month March 2020 fell 19.5 points to 1,211.50, April 2020 declined 20 points to 1,210.50, June 2020 erased 14 points to 1,204.50, and September 2020 was 15.5 points weaker at 1,197.50.

Turnover decreased to 20,479 lots from 25,338 lots yesterday, while open interest narrowed to 48,057 contracts from 51,599 contracts previously.

The benchmark FBM KLCI fell 19.29 points to 1,219.72 at the close today.

-- BERNAMA

 

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