RHB Capital’s rights issue signals the group’s intention to refocus on its own growth after the failure of its three-way merger with CIMB and Malaysia Building Society.
Regulators are taking a relaxed approach but some recognise that the required speed of regulatory tools overseeing fintech must be faster than traditional tools.
With six operators so far in the crowdfunding area, Malaysia is now looking to accelerate growth.
Malaysia is set to usher in its fourth Islamic Reit but political and economic chaos domestically may make a deal difficult to execute.
Azhar Zabidi leaves BofA Merrill Lynch Malaysia to head the regulator's marketing unit with a remit to boost the country's capital market profile.
As the head of global capital markets at CIMB, Nor Masliza Sulaiman's remit spans bonds, equity and equity-linked products, with a specialisation in Islamic finance.
We are pleased to announce the winners of our annual Country Awards for international banks. Day Two covers India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan and the Philippines.
Citi's commercial bank in Asia-Pacific is capitalising on a growing desire among clients to tap bond, loan and equity markets.
Malaysia leads the charge in promoting wider distribution of the Islamic bonds, with US investors starting to feature more prominently in allocations.
Malaysia’s national mortgage corporation is actively thinking out of the box to slash funding costs.
We are pleased to announce the winners of our annual Country Banking Achievement Awards. Day Two covers India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Mongolia, Pakistan and the Philippines.
A key architect of CIMB's acquisition of RBS businesses in Asia is joining HSBC to become regional head of large corporates for commercial banking.
IPP powers through with IPO thanks to strong support from domestic institutions.
South East Asia's largest independent power producer set to price at top of range after institutional investors show no price sensitivity.
The Southeast Asian sovereign extends its debt maturity profile with a 10- and 30-year sukuk, despite looming risks of a potential credit downgrade.