The general election factor in index futures trading at discount to FBM KLCI?

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  • Friday, 03 May 2013

PETALING JAYA: The FBM KLCI futures contracts for May and June are trading at small discounts to the equity index, indicating some investors are staying on the sidelines until the general election is over.

The benchmark equity index closed down 4.19 points yesterday to 1,713.46 on volume of 809 million shares.

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