The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) rose 1.2 percent to a record 4,215.44. The gauge climbed for a sixth day, its longest winning streak since the seven days through Jan. 5, 2011.
PT Bank Danamon Indonesia (BDMN) , the Indonesian bank owned by Singapore’s Temasek Holdings Pte, surged 39 percent to 6,400 rupiah, the biggest gain since April 22, 1999. DBS Group Holdings Ltd. offered to buy Danamon for about $7.2 billion. DBS will pay Temasek 45.2 trillion rupiah ($4.9 billion) for its 67 percent stake in Danamon and buy the remaining stock from other shareholders for 21.2 trillion rupiah in cash. Trading in Danamon shares was suspended yesterday.
PT Borneo Lumbung Energi & Metal (BORN) , a coal producer, rose 3.5 percent to 880 rupiah, the steepest increase since Jan. 17. A $1 billion loan to Borneo fully funded by Standard Chartered Plc in January has attracted a $200 million commitment from First Gulf Bank PJSC, a person familiar with the matter said. Ken Allan, Borneo Lumbung’s marketing director, didn’t immediately return a phone message or e-mail seeking comment on the financing.
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