The composite index of the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) gained 0.57% to close at 5,914 on Wednesday (Aug 23)—a new record high—but trade was volatile. The index gained at opening but turned flat in morning close. Investors recollected the stocks in afternoon trade, lifting the index back. Foreign investors also booked a net buy of Rp364.9 billion, bringing year-to-date net buy to Rp2.83 trillion.To subscribe please click here