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BIX Malaysia Mobile App Launching Ceremony

Nov 12, 2019

On 18 October 2019, BIX Malaysia launched its mobile app at the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) annual flagship event, InvestSmart. The launching ceremony was officiated by Chairman of BIX Malaysia Dato’ Lee Kok Kwan, Chief Regulatory Officer of

Malaysia Bond and Sukuk : Quarterly Report 3Q 2019

Nov 07, 2019

In 3Q19, the FTSE Russell decision became attention in the local bond market as the announcement day was around the corner. At the end of the quarter, FTSE Russell finally decided to keep Malaysia bond in the World Government Bond Index

Perpetual Bonds/Sukuk: Juicy Returns but be Mindful of the Risks

Nov 07, 2019

I was first introduced to perpetual bonds during my stint at one of private bank in Kuala Lumpur, in the midst of the 2008/09 rate cuts frenzy and declining yields. Investors are hungry for high-paying bonds when we saw opportunities in this segment through the USD and SGD markets, soon after...

Investing in Bond Funds or Individual Bonds?

Oct 31, 2019

Before the Securities Commission liberalizes the bond and sukuk market framework in 2018, bond or sukuk market was inaccessible for retail investors in Malaysia as it required high cost of initial investment with the minimum amount of RM 250,000. Thus, many retail investors resorted to affordable...

Islamic Finance and Sukuk Handbook – Where Shariah Meets Commercial...

Oct 21, 2019

Can Islamic finance find its way back to its core or must one still buy and sell iron ore to raise funds the Shariah-compliant way?  Is Islamic finance compatible with the commercial

Malaysia’s Budget 2020

Oct 14, 2019

Budget 2020 was announced by YB Tuan Lim Guan Eng, Minister of Finance on 11th October 2019 at Dewan Rakyat. Among the highlights in the Budget 2020 are;

Features of Bond and Sukuk That You Need To Know

Oct 03, 2019

It is important for you to know and understand what you invest in so that you can make an informed and smart decision, especially in a limited information asset such as bonds. In general, we know that bond is a type of financing issued by companies, and investors will receive periodic coupon...

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