Malaysia Stock Exchange
Malaysia Stock Exchange
|MIC / Acronym||Location||Market Cap||Status||Opening Bell||Closing Bell|
| XKLS /
| Kuala Lumpur,
|$409.66 Billion||9:00 AM||5:00 PM|
Malaysia Stock Exchange 2019
The Bursa Malaysia (MYX) is based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Below is a break down of key Malaysia Stock Exchange figures.
The MIC code for the Bursa Malaysia is XKLS (operating MIC XKLS).
Ranked 26th in Market Capitalization ($409.66 Billion)
Market Cap over Malaysia GDP ratio is 131.13%
Ranked 36th in Gross Domestic Product ($312.4 Billion)
Ranked 43rd in Population (28.27 Million People)
Malaysia Stock Exchange is the 26th largest exchange out of the 98 stock exchanges we track. The Bursa Malaysia's Market Capitalization is $409.66 Billion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2019. Although the primary currency used by the Bursa Malaysia is the Malaysia Ringgit (RM).
The population in Malaysia is approximately 28.27 Million people and the country has a GDP of $312.4 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Malaysia ranks 43rd in terms of population and 203rd in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.
Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 131.13%.
† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.
When is the Malaysia Stock Exchange Open?
|Harvest Festival||May 30, 2019|
|Harvest Festival||May 31, 2019|
|Hari Raya Puasa||June 4, 2019|
|Hari Raya Puasa||June 5, 2019|
|Hari Raya Puasa||June 6, 2019|
|Hari Raya Haji||August 12, 2019|
|Awal Muharram||September 2, 2019|
|Yang Dipertuan Agong's Birthday||September 9, 2019|
Does the Malaysia Stock Exchange close for lunch?
The Malaysia Stock Exchange closes for lunch each day at 12:30 PM and re-opens at 2:30 PM.
Malaysia Stock Exchange Timezone
The Malaysia Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Kuala_Lumpur timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +08:00. Asia/Kuala_Lumpur does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). It currently is not Daylight Saving Time in Kuala Lumpur.
About the Malaysia Stock Exchange
Malaysia Stock Exchange Currency
The Malaysia Stock Exchange trades shares in Malaysia Ringgit. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Malaysia Ringgit is MYR. The official currency symbol is "RM". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.
The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between Malaysia Ringgit and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on May 24, 2019 .
100 Malaysia Ringgit Equals:
|$ 23.85||€ 21.33||£ 18.84||₨ 1,663.64||¥ 164.87|
Economy and Geography
The Malaysia Stock Exchange (MYX) is located in Asia and its headquarters is located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Companies listed on the Malaysia Stock Exchange are primarily Malaysia based companies and trade in Malaysia Ringgit. Companies outside of Malaysia would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.
Contact the Malaysia Stock Exchange
In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Malaysia Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Malaysia Stock Exchange can be found on the web at www.bursamalaysia.com.
To contact the Malaysia Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:
- Phone Number: +60 3-2034 7000
- Email Address:
Check out the Malaysia Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.
Learn More: Our Reading List
If you would like to learn more about how the Malaysia Stock Exchange works and learn about investing in general we highly recommend the books listed below. These books are an excellent resource for anyone from first-time day-traders to seasoned investors.
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