Local equities rebound following two-day plunge

  • Markets
  • Friday, 12 Oct 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia found its footing on Friday following a two-day rout that shaved about 3.5% off the benchmark FBM KLCI.

While Wall Street continued to bleed overnight on various anxieties that ranged from higher bond yields, a persistent trade war and the start of the corporate earnings season, Asian markets regained some composure.