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FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI Index Options (OKLI) Specifications

EXCHANGE Bursa Malaysia Derivatives (BMD)
UNDERLYING INSTRUMENT FBM KLCI Futures (FKLI)
TYPE European Style
CONTRACT SIZE One FKLI contract
TICK SIZE 0.1 index point valued at RM5
CONTRACT MONTHS Spot month, the next month, and next 2 calendar quarterly months. The calendar quarterly months are March, June, September and December
TRADING HOURS First trading session: Malaysian 8:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Second trading session: Malaysian 2:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
LAST TRADING DAY The last Business Day of the contract month.
EXERCISE PRICE INTERVAL At least 13 exercise prices (6 are in-the-money, 1 is at-the-money and 6 are out-of-the-money) shall be set at interval of 10 index points for the spot and next month contracts. At least 7 exercise prices (3 are in-the-money, 1 is at-the-money and 3 are out-of-the-money) shall be set at interval of 20 index points for the next 2 quarterly month contracts.
SETTLEMENT OF OPTION EXERCISE In the absence of contrary instructions delivered to the Clearing House, an option that is in-the money at expiration shall be automatically exercised. Exercise results in a long FKLI position, which corresponds with the option’s contract month for a call buyer or a put seller, and a short FKLI position for a put buyer or a call seller. The resultant positions in FKLI shall then be cash-settled based on the final settlement value of FKLI.
SPECULATIVE POSITION LIMIT 10,000 FKLI-equivalent contracts (a combination of OKLI and FKLI contract), net on the same side of the market in all contract months combined.

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