Malaysia ECM set to roar back into life in 2019

Malaysia’s equity capital market is set for a dramatic rebound after an exceptionally quiet 2018. It promises to offer those investors that have been underweight on the country for a long time plenty of attractive opportunities to put their money to work, writes Christie Ou.

  • By Christie Ou
  • 10 Jan 2019
The political landscape in Malaysia brought ECM to a near standstill in 2018 as the country went through a historic transfer of power. Barisan Nasional, the longest-ruling political party in the country since 1957, lost in the elections to opposition Pakatan Harapan, and Mahathir Bin Mohamad became the ...

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4 China International Capital Corp Ltd 721.75 3 8.47%
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