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Cradle Fund and Bursa Malaysia to Empower Local Startups to Go Public

Bursa Malaysia has joined forces with Cradle Fund to build awareness among startups on funding opportunities available in Malaysia, including those offered by the equity market. The bourse will analyse the data shared by Cradle and work with them to

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SC and Bursa Launches Mandatory Sustainability Programme for PLC Directors

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) and Bursa Malaysia has rolled out a new mandatory onboarding programme on sustainability for directors of Public Listed Companies (PLCs) on the exchange. The Mandatory Accreditation Programme (MAP) Part II: Leading for Impact (LIP) is

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Maybank Joins Bursa Malaysia’s Newly Launched Sustainability Platform

Bursa Malaysia announced the deployment of its Centralised Sustainability Platform which will be piloted by Maybank and the UMW Corporation. UMW and Maybank are pioneers of the Early Adopter Programme (EAP), running from April to October 2023, an initiative to

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Bursa, LSEG to Launch Sustainability Reporting Platform Says Anwar

The Malaysian Prime Minister Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim announced that Bursa Malaysia and the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) will launch a Centralised Sustainability Reporting platform next month, according to a report by Bernama. The platform will enable companies,

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Bursa Malaysia Launches World’s First Shariah-Compliant Carbon Exchange

Bursa Malaysia announced the launch of the Bursa Carbon Exchange (BCX), touted to be the world’s first Shariah-compliant carbon exchange in the world. The exchange will enable companies to trade voluntary carbon credits from climate-friendly projects and solutions, with the aim

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Bursa Malaysia Rolls Out Interactive Fund Information Platform for Retail Investors

Bursa Malaysia has launched an interactive fund information platform to provide the investors a comprehensive information on unit trusts and wholesale funds. The Bursa Fund Platform is open to and free-to-access for members of the public. It offers quick and

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Bursa Partners CIMB to Boost ESG Adoption Among Malaysian Listed Companies

Bursa Malaysia and CIMB Group has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to accelerate the adoption of environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices among Malaysian Public Listed Companies (PLCs) through the #financing4ESG initiative. Through this MoU, CIMB will become

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Bank Islam Takes Over BIMB’s Listing on Bursa Malaysia

Bank Islam Malaysia has become the first full-fledged Islamic financial institution to be listed in the main market of Bursa Malaysia today, taking over the listing status from BIMB Holdings Berhad (BHB). The listing marks the completion of the BHB

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Bursa Malaysia Eyes Opportunities to Collaborate With Fintech Companies

Malaysian stock exchange Bursa Malaysia is seeking to collaborate with fintech companies or other strategic partners in a bid to strengthen its value proposition, increase its agility as well as efficiency. Bursa Malaysia said that such efforts would help the

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Bursa Malaysia and Hashstacs Complete Pilot for Blockchain Bond Platform

Blockchain development company Hashstacs (STACS), announced that it has completed the blockchain proof-of-concept (POC) with Malaysia’s national stock exchange, Bursa Malaysia, to facilitate the growth of the bond marketplace at the Labuan Financial Exchange (LFX). The POC was executed and

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