Kuala Lumpur, 24 May 2012


Updated List of Shariah-compliant Securities by SC’s Shariah Advisory Council


The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) today released an updated list of Shariah-compliant securities approved by its Shariah Advisory Council (SAC).



The updated list, which will take effect on 25 May 2012, features a total of 825 Shariah-compliant securities. These counters constitute 89 per cent of the total 930 listed securities on Bursa Malaysia.



The list includes five newly classified Shariah-compliant securities and none have been excluded from the previous list issued in November 2011. It also indicates that Shariah-compliant securities are well represented in all sectors of industry (see tables attached).


 


SHARIAH-COMPLIANT SECURITIES
Table 1: Newly classified Shariah-compliant securities































No.

Stock Code

Name of Securities

No.

Stock Code

Name of Securities

1.

5214

China Stationery Ltd

4.


2011


Lingui Development Bhd

2.

5208

EITA Resources Bhd*

5.


5218


SapuraKencana Petroleum Bhd*

3.

3689

Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd

 


* The securities of these companies have been classified as Shariah compliant at IPO stage



Table 2: Shariah-compliant securities on Bursa Malaysia

















































































SHARIAH-COMPLIANT SECURITIES ON BURSA MALAYSIA


Main Market/
ACE Market


Shariah-compliant
Securities


Total
Securities1


Percentage
Of Shariah-compliant
Securities (%)


Consumer Products


125


134


93%


Industrial Products


262


270


97%


Mining


1


1


100%


Construction


41


42


98%


Trading / Services


171


200


86%


Properties


76


90


84%


Plantation


39


42


93%


Technology


100


102


98%


Infrastructure (IPC)


7


7


100%


Finance


3


36


8%


SPAC


Nil


1


Nil


Hotels


Nil


4


Nil


Closed End Fund


Nil


1


Nil


TOTAL


825


930


89%


1 As at 18 May 2012



The full list, which is updated twice a year, is now available here. The next updated list will be available in November 2012.



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