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Bursa - Issuance of Listing Requirements and Amended Rules for New LEAP Market  print
Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad (Bursa) has on 15 June 2017 issued a circular on the new LEAP Market Listing Requirements (LEAP LR) which govern the listing framework of the LEAP Market. Bursa has established a new market called the LEAP Market that is aimed at facilitating access by small and medium-sized enterprises to raise capital from the capital market. It is a qualified market meant mainly for sophisticated investors.

In addition, Bursa has also amended the Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad (Rules of Bursa Securities), Rules of Bursa Malaysia Securities Clearing Sendirian Berhad (Rules of Bursa Clearing (S)) and Rules of Bursa Malaysia Depository Sendirian Berhad (Rules of Bursa Depository) which govern the trading, clearing and depository framework for the LEAP Market.

The following documents are available from Bursa website at www.bursamalaysia.com.

Bursa's circular dated 15 June 2017.
Appendix 1 setting out the full text of the Leap LR.
Appendix 2 setting out the Questions and Answers on the Leap LR.
Appendix 3 setting out the full text of the amendments to the Rules and Directives of Bursa Securities.
Appendix 4 setting out the Frequently Asked Questions in relation to the trading framework.
Appendix 5 setting out the updated Chapter 6 of the Trading Manual.
Appendix 6 setting out the Circular issued to the Participating Organisations.
Appendix 7 setting out the full text of the amendment to the Rules of Bursa Clearing (S) and the Frequently Asked Questions in relation to the clearing and settlement framework.
Appendix 8 setting out the full text of the amendments to the Rules of Bursa Depository and the Frequently Asked Questions in relation to the depository framework.