KLCI futures higher in early trade

KLCI futures higher in early trade

KUALA LUMPUR: The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contract (FKLI) on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives was higher in early trade, tracking stronger performance of the underlying cash market.

At 9.23 am, spot month February 2021 advanced 3.5 points to 1,592.5, March 2021 rose 2.5 points to 1,583.5, June 2021 gained three points to 1,580, and September 2021 stood at 1,567.5.

Turnover was 1,354 lots, with open interest at 35,260 contracts.

The benchmark FBM KLCI rose three points to 1,589.13 after 41 minutes of trading.