Changes to Bursa’s FCPO Contract with effect from 26 February 2018

With effect from Monday, 26 February 2018, Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad will be revising the contract specifications of the FCPO contract. The revisions will include amendments to the trading hours, tenure of contract months and position limits.

Summary of key changes:

  • Trading hours for the second session will start at 2.30pm (pre-opening to begin at 2pm)
  • Contract months offered will be up to 36 months
  • The position limit will be increased (e.g. the spot month contract will hold up to 1500 lots as compared to the previous limit of 800).

For more details, you may refer to the exchange website here.