Cambodia Securities Exchange seeks to lure foreign investors

Fledgling market to extend operating hours and allow custodian banks.

TOKYO — The Cambodia Securities Exchange, one of the world’s smallest securities markets, is set to launch a number of measures to attract foreign investors and improve liquidity.

In about a month, the CSX will trade between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., extending its closing time by three and a half hours.

“Singaporean, Malaysian, maybe Korean investors, and Chinese investors, would like to invest in our exchange,” which will be easier with reduced impact from time differences, said Vice Chairman Ha Jong-weon.

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