KUALA LUMPUR May 28 Malaysia's capital market
regulator said on Thursday it has revised its list of Islamic
stocks on the stock exchange to add 13 and drop one.
As part of a regular exercise that takes place twice a
year, the Securities Commission revised its list of sharia
compliant stocks to 848 or 88 percent of securities listed on
Bursa Malaysia (BMYS.KL).
Previously, 87 percent of the securities met the sharia's
The stocks that were added to the list included builder
Sunway Holdings Bhd SGWM.KL, paper box maker Box-Pak
(Malaysia) Bhd (BPAK.KL), property developers Daiman
Development Bhd (DAIM.KL) and I-Berhad (IBHD.KL).
Leisure company Reliance Pacific Bhd (RPAC.KL) was dropped
from the list.
The full list of Islamic stocks is available on the
Securities Commission's website at www.sc.com.my.
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(Reporting by Liau Y-Sing; Editing by Tomasz Janowski)