Here's what we have for the week

Significant Event

  • Thai Beverage has proposed a spin-off listing of its brewery unit.
  • Cahya Mata Sarawak, the company closed related to the ruling family of Sarawak, is selling its entire 25% stakes in OM Materials (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd (OM Sarawak) and OM Materials (Samalaju) Sdn Bhd (OM Samalaju) to OM Materials (S) Pte Ltd (OMS) for a combined US$120 million

Cash Call/ Debt restructuring

  • Palm Oil Plantation company, Matang Bhd had proposed to raise RM22.59 million via a proposed private placement of up to 217.2 million shares to fund the acquisition of a new plantation.

Company Expansion Plan/ Capex Plan

  • Boustead Projects Ltd is venturing into the Vietnam market via acquiring a portfolio of logistics and industrial properties.
  • Thong Guan Industries is investing RM 150 million to increase its production capacity to 230,000 tonnes per annum from 180,000 tonnes in 2021.

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Daily Insights

  • Why Malaysia banks’ share price is so sluggish when the interest rate is rising. (Read Full Story
  • Companies that deliver outstanding quarter results during Apr 2022. (Read Full Story

News we are reading

  • HSBC is splitting its Asia business. This makes sense in a political context when the tension between the West and the East is escalating and HSBC is struggling between these 2 powers to do business. (Reuters)
  • New York Stock Exchange parent Intercontinental Exchange (ICE.N) said on Wednesday it will acquire Black Knight (BKI.N) in a deal valuing the mortgage-lending software and data analytics firm at $13.1 billion. (Reuters)
  • U.S. adds cryptocurrency mixer Blender to sanctions list over alleged North Korea links. (Reuters)