Malaysia (BURSA)

Order Placement Via
1) POEMS or
2) Your designated Trading Representative
Trading lot 100
Price Quote Via POEMS (live price)
Exchange Bursa
Minimum bid size Share price (MYR) Minimum Bid Size (Sens)
< 1.00 0.5
1.00 – 9.99 1
10.00 – 99.98 2
≥100.00 10
Stamp Duty RM1.00 for every RM1,000 or fractional part of RM1,000 of value, subject to maximum of RM1,000.
Foreign Fee 0.03% (rounded up to nearest cent, max MYR 1,000 per contract)

Note: All fees and charges are subject to Goods & Services Tax (GST). Fees & charges may be subject to changes without prior notice. Please click here for custodian charges.


Trading Phase (Mon-Fri) Morning Session Afternoon Session
Pre-opening 08:30am – 09:00am 02:00pm – 02:30pm
Matching at Theoretical Opening Price 09:00am 02:30pm
Continuous Trading 09:00am – 12:30pm 02:30pm – 04:45pm
Pre-closing NA 04:45pm – 04:50pm
Matching at Theoretical Closing Price NA 04:50pm
Trading at Last NA 04:50pm – 05:00pm (orders can only be placed at Last Done price)
Settlement Date4 T+2 market days*
Settlement Currency MYR or SGD
Order Amalgamation Yes (Conditions for Amalgamation, click here)
Contra Trading Yes
CPF settlement No

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*With effect from 29 April 2019, Malaysia’s settlement date will be revised from T+3 to T+2. For more information, please visit

  1. Limit order – order will be executed at order price or better.
  2. All orders are only valid for one trading day. Orders not done will be cancelled at the end of each trading day.
  3. Starts on last Sunday of March and ends last Sunday of October.
  4. Should the due date coincide with Singapore public holiday/s – The due date will follow the traded market’s due date.


Month Day Date Holidays Settlement Trading Day
January Monday 02 January New Year’s Day (obs) No No
Monday 23 January Lunar New Year No No
February Wednesday 01 February Federal Territory Day No No
Monday 06 February Thaipusam Day No No
April Friday 21 April Hari Raya Puasa No No
Monday 24 April Hari Raya Aidilfitri No No
May Monday 01 May Labour Day No No
Thursday 04 May Wesak Day No No
June Monday 05 June King’s Birthday No No
Thursday 29 June Hari Raya Haji No No
July Wednesday 19 July Muharram No No
August Thursday 31 August National Day No No
September Thursday 28 September Birthday Of Mohammed No No
November Tuesday 13 November Deepavali No No
December Monday 25 December Christmas Day No No

*** Date subject to change

Note: Information is correct at time of posting

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