CIMB’s planned purchase of RHB and MBSB could create a banking giant with enhanced pricing power but extensive duplication.
Nazir Razak will step down as CEO on September 1 but disruption is likely to be short-lived.
Kit Weng Yip takes over from Kelvin Ho, who had held the position as well as his role as head of investment banking, Southeast Asia.
Why FinanceAsia editors chose the award-winners. Day 2 covers Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore.
We are pleased to announce the winners of our annual Country Awards for Achievement for Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore.
The institutional book for the Malaysian group's palm oil arm was oversubscribed by 12.4 times, and follows the successful floation of vessel operator ICON Offshore.
Malaysia’s largest pure-play offshore supply vessel operator’s institutional book was 15 times oversubscribed, with investors keen on the sector.
Malaysian offshore supply vessel operator will offer investors exposure to the exploration and production activities of Petronas.
Malaysia's two largest IPOs of the year are set to hit the market together.
A broader investor base is enabling domestic borrowers to price shariah-compliant notes tighter than conventional offerings, CIMB says.
Central bankers in Malaysia and Hong Kong have been discussing ways to develop Islamic finance products and help grow the industry.
Limited allocation ensures strong institutional demand as IPO prices at M$1.38, raising M$732 million.
A roundup of the latest syndicated loan market news.
FWD Group’s newly appointed CEO Huynh Thanh Phong talks to FinanceAsia about how he is turning entrepreneur Richard Li’s vision of a pan-Asian insurer into a reality
Ming Lu, head of the private equity group for the region, tells FinanceAsia that finding talent is tough but attitudes have changed.