KUALA LUMPUR, April 1 -- The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives ended lower today, taking a cue from the weaker underlying cash market which was affected by subdued market sentiment.
At the closing bell, new spot month April 2020 declined 22.5 points to 1,309.5, June 2020 fell 27.0 points to 1,296.0 and September 2020 was 28 points easier at 1,289.0.
New contract month May 2020 stood at 1,302.5.
Turnover, slipped to 12,096 lots from 20,189 lots on Tuesday, while open interest shrank to 34,348 contracts from 49,846 contracts yesterday.
The benchmark FBM KLCI lost 28.23 points to close at 1,322.66.