MSWG Weekly Newsletter 25 November 2022 (English)

Market sentiment has seen a roller coaster ride over the past few days. After a massive selloff during the onset of the five-day political impasse since GE15, Bursa Malaysia rebounded strongly last Thursday with a 4% jump to 1501.88 points, shortly after Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was named Malaysia’s 10th Prime Minister. The rally has again proved that markets thrive on certainty and clarity.”

MSWG Weekly Watch 18 November 2022 (English)

The whole of Malaysia is gearing up for GE15 on 19 Nov 2022, in which Malaysians will cast their votes to elect the new MPs and subsequently see the formation of a new government for the next five years.

For now, markets have come out with different predictions and plausible outcomes. Whatever the outcome, capital markets thrive on certainty and predictability. Investors, both local and foreign, also prefer the certainty and predictability of policies. Minority shareholders would have made their informed investment decisions.