Maybank in collaboration with American Express has launched the American Express Explorer Business Platinum Card™ catered for small businesses, business banking and corporate customers to help them better manage their cash flow, while rewarding them for their spending. The American Express Explorer Business Platinum Card (Explorer Card) simplifies business expense management and is well-positioned to become the preferred payment tool for various types of expenditures, especially for travel – with a host of rewards for both local and overseas spending. With the growth in digital payments, the Explorer Card also provides more convenience for businesses.
30 March 2023
Maybank, among Asia’s leading banking groups, announced its return to golf after a three-year hiatus, to organise the Maybank Championship 2023, sanctioned by the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour tournament which will take place from 26 to 29 October 2023 at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (KLGCC).
28 March 2023
Maybank introduced Malaysia’s first-of-its-kind integrated automobile financing solution for Electric Vehicle (EV) and Hybrid customers covering various aspects of owning an EV or Hybrid vehicle including holistic financing solutions, insurance and takaful coverage as well as EV charging privileges.
14 March 2023
Maybank today announced that it will continue to offer Flood Relief Assistance to individual, SME and other non-retail customers affected by floods arising from heavy rainfall recently. The relief assistance is aimed at easing the financial burden of Maybank customers. The Flood Relief Assistance is designed to address the challenges the flood victims are facing and will include, amongst others, deferment of financing/loan repayment, a reduction in the monthly instalment or extension of repayment tenure.
09 March 2023
Bursa Malaysia Berhad (“Bursa Malaysia” or the “Exchange”) and Maybank Berhad (“Maybank”) today co-hosted the 21st instalment of Invest Malaysia (“IMKL 2023”) in Kuala Lumpur. Themed “Reshaping Malaysia’s Narrative: Strengthening Resilience & Sustaining Growth”, IMKL 2023 was officiated by the Honourable Dato' Seri Anwar Ibrahim, Prime Minister of Malaysia.
08 March 2023
The Maybank Board of Directors has appointed Mr Alan Lau Chee Kheong as Group Chief Operations Officer (GCOO) effective 1 April 2023. He will be reporting to Dato’ Khairussaleh Ramli, the Group President & Chief Executive Officer (GPCEO). Alan is currently the Group Chief Compliance Officer.
07 March 2023
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today reported a net profit of RM8.23 billion for the financial year ended 31 December 2022 (FY22). Profit before tax (PBT) meanwhile, was 11.6% higher at RM12.15 billion from RM10.89 billion a year earlier. The better results were driven by improving regional economic activities that supported the Group's higher operating income as well as lower net impairment losses
27 February 2023
At the outset, the re-tabled Budget 2023 commits to fiscal consolidation with further reduction in budget deficit to GDP ratio to 5% this year and to 3.2% by 2025. However, we believe the government will continue to remain steadfast in addressing issues like high cost of living, better-paying jobs and adequacy of retirement savings as well as implement measures for socio-economic uplift of the poor and low-income groups, tax cut for middle-income taxpayers, empower MSMEs, promote investment, boost tourism, enhance food security, improve basic public infrastructure and essential public services.
24 February 2023
Maybank Indonesia announced its Consolidated Financial Results ended 31 December 2022, with Profit before Tax of Rp2.04 trillion, which dipped 7.4% from Rp2.20 trillion the year before. This was primarily due to lower loan yields, following tight competition within the industry, as well as a drop in Global Markets (GM), Bancassurance and wealth management incomes. However, the Bank continued to improve its cost of funds and booked lower provisions in line with improving loan quality.
22 February 2023
To reinforce the importance of financial literacy among students, Maybank held its inaugural Regional Financial Education Excellence Awards this year to honour educators and students who have displayed dedication and extraordinary efforts in promoting and championing it in Southeast Asia. In its fifth edition, the awards programme which was hosted in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia also aims to further create awareness about the importance of financial literacy region-wide.
03 February 2023
Maybank has recently introduced the ‘Kill Switch’ feature via Maybank2u (M2U) web and the MAE app on 28 January 2023 as part of its ongoing efforts to further enhance online security as well as combat online scams by allowing customers to immediately deactivate their M2U access with just a simple click of a button should they notice something peculiar or believe that they have been scammed.
30 January 2023
Malayan Banking Berhad and OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad announced today that they are the joint mandated lead arrangers for a RM1.10 billion Islamic term financing facility granted to YTL DC South Sdn Bhd (YTL DC), a wholly owned subsidiary of YTL Power International Berhad (YTL Power). The transaction signifies YTL Power’s ongoing commitment towards transitioning to a green and circular economy while contributing to its environmental objectives of climate change mitigation and the promotion of green buildings.
19 January 2023
Maybank and Perodua Sdn Bhd recently signed a Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) on providing seamless end to end integrated digital financial services for Perodua via Maybank’s M2e platform as well as offering additional financial support via financing packages worth close to RM400 million to help further expand Perodua’s business.
18 January 2023
Five Maybank players have made it to the Malaysia Hockey team and are set to compete in the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 to be held in Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar and Birsa Munda International Hockey Stadium in Rourkela, India. The competition will take place from 13 to 29 January 2023.
10 January 2023
Maybank today announced that it is offering Flood Relief Assistance to individual, SME and other non-retail customers affected by floods arising from heavy rainfall recently. The relief assistance is aimed at easing the financial burden of Maybank customers impacted by the floods. The Flood Relief Assistance is designed to address the challenges the flood victims are facing and will include, amongst others, deferment of financing/loan repayment, a reduction in monthly instalment or extension of repayment tenure.
29 December 2022
Maybank has started to offer its employees the option of one-month paid leave annually to pursue long-term sustainability and volunteerism initiatives as part of the Bank’s effort to encourage greater employee involvement in sustainability-led activities and to promote a sustainability mindset among Maybankers.
21 December 2022
Maybank’s latest physical Women Eco-Weavers exhibition titled “Threading Hope: A Maybank Women Eco-Weavers Exhibition” spotlights for the first time the weaving technique of Pua Kumbu by the Iban community in Sarawak, Malaysia. Four Iban weavers from Rumah Gare in Sarawak will showcase their skills and handwoven textiles at Balai Seni, Maybank in Kuala Lumpur for the duration of the exhibition held from today until 9 December 2022.
01 December 2022
Maybank is now broadening access to its SME Digital Financing solution on Maybank2u to petty traders and micro enterprises by lowering the financing amount to RM3,000. This is part of the Bank’s continued efforts to support the business community, especially smaller SMEs, that form the lifeline of the country’s economy. This latest solution, introduced at the week-long Minggu Saham Amanah Malaysia (MSAM) 2022 commencing 24 November 2022 at Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, is designed for startups operating for a minimum period of one year and have no collaterals.
24 November 2022
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that its net profit for the third quarter (3QFY22) ended 30 September 2022 rose 28.5% to RM2.17 billion compared to a year earlier as the Group benefitted from the improving economic environment across the region. Higher net fund and fee-based income as well as a 25.2% Y-o-Y reduction in net impairment losses boosted the Group’s profit before tax (PBT) by 41.4% from a year earlier to RM3.21 billion.
23 November 2022
Maybank Premier & Privilege held a physical prize giving ceremony recently in conjunction with Maybank’s CNY 2022 campaign which took place from 1 January 2022 to 31 March 2022. The event was held at Menara Maybank for lucky customers who were in the running to win the two Grand Prizes of a BMW 320i and Mazda 3, as well as other exciting prizes which included investments, home and auto financing as well as deposit products.
15 November 2022
Connecting the community through music, humour and awareness with one song, Maybank’s recently released scam awareness music video titled “Macam Yes, Maybe Not” has garnered close to 4 million views on Youtube within two weeks.
10 November 2022
Maybank will revise upwards its Standardised Base Rate (SBR), Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 25 basis points effective 7 November 2022, following the announcement today on the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) increase.
03 November 2022
Maybank wishes to announce today that Michael Oh-Lau Chong Jin has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Investment Banking Group (MIBG) effective 1 December 2022. Michael will succeed Dato’ Ami Moris who will be retiring as the CEO. He will be responsible for overseeing all of the investment banking, advisory, research, broking and prime broking services in Malaysia and across MIBG’s regional platform.
03 November 2022
Maybank Islamic won the top awards at The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2022, retaining its position as Islamic Bank of the Year in Asia Pacific and Malaysia respectively for the ninth consecutive year. It also won the Best Islamic Retail Bank in Malaysia award, a title it has held since 2010. In addition, Maybank Islamic gold account (MIGA-i) was named Best Investment Product.
02 November 2022
Maybank Indonesia announced its Consolidated Financial Results for nine months ended 30 September 2022, with Profit before Tax (PBT) of Rp1.48 trillion and Profit after Tax and Minority Interest (PATAMI) of Rp1.06 trillion.
28 October 2022
Maybank today announced its refined corporate strategy, M25+, that will see it driving more meaningful differentiation in five key strategic thrusts and accelerating the development of key capabilities for sustainable long-term growth anchored on a deeper purpose.
27 October 2022
The Indonesian Financial Authority (OJK) has approved the appointment of Dato’ Khairussaleh Ramli as President Commissioner of PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia) effective 4 October 2022. He has been the Group President & CEO of Maybank since 1 May 2022.
13 October 2022
Budget 2023 seeks to balance the need for sustained domestic growth amidst global economic headwinds while ensuring fiscal prudence given current volatility seen in financial and currency markets. We welcome budget allocations, tax incentives and fiscal measures that support domestic economic growth and are channelled towards themes of inclusivity, equality, sustainability, security and building resilience, which applies to all segments of society and business sectors.
07 October 2022
Maybank’s economic empowerment programme R.I.S.E. (Reach Independence and Sustainable Entrepreneurship), which is designed to support disadvantaged communities particularly Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in ASEAN, has positively impacted the lives of 19,481 participants across Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Laos.
05 October 2022
Maybank has awarded 61 deserving Malaysian students from lower income families with full scholarships worth RM4 million to pursue undergraduate studies at top local and foreign universities this year under the Maybank Group Scholarship Award 2022.
29 September 2022
Maybank will fully migrate to a more secured authentication method via Secure2u by June 2023 for online activities or transactions relating to account opening, fund transfers and payments as well as changes to personal information and account settings. This is in line with Bank Negara’s steer for Banks to migrate from SMS One Time Passwords (OTP) to a more secure authentication for these transactions.
28 September 2022
Maybank has once again been recognised for its excellence in Banking and Financial Services capabilities by Asiamoney. The Group has won five awards and topped two polls for 2022, displaying its strength across the Group’s franchise namely its consumer and whole businesses in Malaysia and international footprint by securing the recognition of Best International Bank in Cambodia.
26 September 2022
As part of Maybank’s ongoing effort to drive the nation’s art industry forward, Balai Seni Maybank is hosting an exhibition themed “HARI-HARI MALAYSIA: A Collection of Wordless Comics Celebrating Independence and Nationhood 2022”. The art exhibition will once again enable art lovers to rekindle the joy of appreciating art works of many forms - showcased in a physical setting.
14 September 2022
Maybank today announced that it will move its corporate head office from Menara Maybank in Jalan Tun Perak, Kuala Lumpur to Menara Merdeka 118. This follows a signing ceremony between Maybank and Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) for a tenancy agreement of an initial term of three years and renewal for a further six terms of three years per term, which overall totals 21 years, in the second tallest building in the world and the tallest in Southeast Asia.
12 September 2022
Maybank will revise upwards its Standardised Base Rate, Base Rate and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 25 basis points effective 12 September 2022, following the announcement today on the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) increase.
08 September 2022
Maybank has designed its own Sustainable Product Framework (SPF) – the first ever by a Malaysian bank - to enable greater development of green, social and sustainable products. The framework, which will support the Group’s commitment of ‘Mobilising RM50 billion in Sustainable Finance by 2025’, will be implemented Group-wide across Islamic and conventional products effective 1 September 2022.
01 September 2022
The Maybank Marathon Bali 2022, to be held on 28 August, will see the introduction of sustainability practices before, during and after the event. Achieving one decade of celebration and milestones this year, Maybank Marathon will not only host a marathon race but will conduct a Sustainability Day one day before the race. This sustainable initiative will include enhancing local community empowerment programmes to generate higher awareness and promote the importance of sustainability to all participants at the event.
26 August 2022
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that its net operating income for the second quarter ended 30 June 2022 (2QFY22) rose by 10.7% to RM6.83 billion from RM6.17 billion previously. This came as the steady reopening of economies helped boost fee based income by a robust 25.1% Y-o-Y, and net fund based income by 6.8% on the back of healthy loans growth. Pre-provisioning operating profit (PPOP) stood at RM3.78 billion from RM3.25 billion in 2QFY21.
25 August 2022
Maybank has established its Scope 3 financed emissions baseline and identified a transition strategy that will shape its future business portfolio, the first bank in Malaysia to do so. This brings the Bank a step closer to its target of net zero carbon equivalent position by 2050 as it begins to chart out its financed emissions reduction targets against timelines.
22 August 2022
Maybank has appointed Dr Siew Chan Cheong as its Group Chief Strategy Officer, effective 15 August 2022. Dr Siew will be responsible for developing and executing strategies for the Group. He will assist and report to the Group President & CEO (GPCEO) of Maybank, and work closely with the Board and the leadership team. He will also be responsible for broadening and deepening the digitalisation agenda and for driving the industrialisation and adoption of analytics across the Group to achieve business goals.
15 August 2022
Maybank announced today that its Maybank and Maybank Islamic Mastercard® and Visa Credit, Debit and Prepaid Cards can now be used with Apple Pay service in Malaysia and Singapore effective 9 August 2022 while the Maybank American Express® Cards will soon be included. Maybank card members will benefit from access to this safe, contactless and easy way to pay, as part of the Bank’s continued efforts to expand its retail digital offerings in tandem with customers’ evolving lifestyle trends.
09 August 2022
Maybank has made its inaugural award of three ASEAN-Maybank Scholarships (AMS) under its 2022 programme – the first ever scholarship programme by a regional organisation in partnership with the ASEAN Secretariat. The scholarships were presented to the three students from Cambodia, Malaysia and Myanmar at the 55th ASEAN Day celebration in Jakarta today by H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General of ASEAN and Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa, Chairman of Maybank.
08 August 2022
Maybank Indonesia announced its Consolidated Financial Results for the first half ended 30 June 2022, with Profit before Tax (PBT) of Rp944 billion, an increase of 23.9% from Rp762 billion, and Profit after Tax and Minority Interest (PATAMI) of Rp663 billion, up 30.0% from Rp510 billion in the previous year.
29 July 2022
Maybank has received an ‘AA’ rating by MSCI ESG Ratings for the second consecutive year. This leadership rating of ‘AA’ places Maybank among the top 36% of 189 diversified banks rated globally based on the MSCI ACWI Index (All Country World Index), of which only 4% achieved the highest rating of AAA. This rating assessment ranges from CCC, B, BB, BBB, A, AA, to AAA.
18 July 2022
Maybank will revise upwards its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 25 basis points effective 8 July 2022, following the announcement today on the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) increase.
06 July 2022
As part of efforts to meet growing demand and expand its reach of financial services to more customers especially in rural areas, Maybank has expanded its mobile bus banking service or ‘Bank Bergerak’ to cover two new routes in rural Pahang.
05 July 2022
Online fraudsters continue to find new ways to scam unsuspecting users, especially given the recent rise in e-commerce activity spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic. As more consumers opt to transact online today, scammers are finding opportunities to trick consumers using new and sophisticated scam tactics.
16 June 2022
The close collaboration that exists between the banking sector and the National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE) has been a key factor which has contributed to the ability of the financial services industry to overcome the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
30 May 2022
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that its net profit for the first quarter ended 31 March 2022 ( came in at RM2.04 billion compared with RM2.39 billion in 1QFY2 1 as geopolitical tensions and market volatility impacted the operating environment Profit before tax ( for the quarter was lower at RM2.97 billion from RM3.17 billion a year earlier. Although the reopening of regional economies led to a pick up in loans growth and reduced impairment charges, the market weakness mitigated this positive impact.
26 May 2022
Maybank has added yet another pioneering service in its digital bank offering with the introduction of the first ever contactless ATM cash withdrawal service in Malaysia
17 May 2022
Maybank will revise upwards its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 25 basis points effective 13 May 2022, following the announcement today on the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) increase.
11 May 2022
It was a memorable send-off for outgoing Group President & CEO of Maybank, Dato’ Sri Abdul Farid Alias as he signed off today, 29th April 2022, on his last working day with the Group after helming it for almost nine years.
29 April 2022
Maybank Indonesia announced its Consolidated Financial Results ended 31 March 2022, with Profit before Tax at Rp562 billion, rising by 12.1% from Rp501 billion last year, backed by lower provisions and cost of funds, well-contained overheads cost as well as strong growth in fee based income resulting from global market transactions and fee income from subsidiaries.
29 April 2022
Some 93% of Maybank non-clerical employees have successfully completed the Bank’s Workplace Enablers (WE) programme and have been upgraded to Clerical grade where they now carry the WE title. In addition to the promotion and conversion of their corporate title, they have also been accorded a 10% increment to their base pay.
26 April 2022
Maybank is currently hosting its fifth Women Artists Exhibition series entitled ‘RRRAWRRR!!! 2022: ARUS - Maybank’s Southeast Asian Emerging Women Artists Exhibition’.
26 April 2022
Maybank would like to apologise to customers who are experiencing service disruption on the Maybank2u web, M2U App, MAE App and Debit card usage today.
25 April 2022
A year on from the launch of its M25 Plan, Maybank is on track to meet the goals under its M25 Plan, and will continue to accelerate efforts to unlock greater value for all its stakeholders.
14 April 2022
Maybank officially unveiled its new office space Mercu Maybank, located in i-City, Shah Alam as part of its business continuity management and resiliency planning efforts.
08 April 2022
Maybank Indonesia has officially announced that the Maybank Marathon will be held again on 28 August 2022, with the starting line at the Bali Safari & Marine Park, Gianyar, Bali. The 11th Maybank Marathon continues to carry the spirit of its one-decade anniversary celebration and will feature the original and sought after racecourse in Gianyar Regency, which offers the beauty of natural landscapes and warm hospitality and culture.
07 April 2022
Maybank has collaborated with the ASEAN Secretariat to jointly introduce the ASEAN-Maybank Scholarship (AMS) programme 2022 – the first ever scholarship programme by a regional organisation in partnership with the ASEAN Secretariat.
06 April 2022
Maybank has provided an endowment of RM21 million to the Asia School of Business to establish the Maybank ASEAN Research Center which aims to be a center of intellectual activity in Southeast Asia conducting impactful research on topics surrounding emerging markets in the region.
31 March 2022
Maybank, Singapore Airlines (SIA) and American Express launched a new co-branded travel card, the Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer American Express Platinum Credit Card. Packed with travel and lifestyle perks, cardmembers can earn miles and gain exclusive access to travel, shopping, dining, golfing, entertainment benefits and more.
30 March 2022
Maybank today launched its new Maybank Personal Digital Financing on Maybank2u web and MAE app, offering a fast, hassle-free and fully digital experience from point of application to disbursement for customers requiring a quick injection of cash.
15 March 2022
Although the economy in Malaysia has reopened completely, Maybank announced today that it will continue offering support to customers who are still recovering from the effects of the pandemic. The Maybank Repayment Assistance programme is available to individual, SME and non-retail customers, and customers can apply now.
09 March 2022
To help make home ownership even simpler, Maybank today announced that it has launched Maybank Home2u, on its MAE app – Malaysia’s first-ever digital home financing solution within an integrated banking app, which is capable of providing approval 10 seconds within completion of application.
03 March 2022
Maybank, Southeast Asia's fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that it posted higher earnings for the financial year ended 31 December 2021 (FY21) with profit before tax (PBT) rising 25.8% year-on-year (Y-o-Y) to RM10.89 billion, compared with the RM8.66 billion a year earlier. Net profit rose to RM8.10 billion, 24.9% higher than the RM6.48 billion recorded a year earlier.
24 February 2022
Maybank Indonesia announced its Consolidated Financial Results ended 31 December 2021, with Profit after Tax and Minority Interests (PATAMI) at Rp1.64 trillion increased by 29.9% from Rp1.27 trillion in the previous year, backed by lower provisions, declining cost of funds and overhead costs, and supported by strong performance from the Shariah banking unit, as gradual economic recovery in Indonesia takes place amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.
21 February 2022
Despite a year that continued to be impacted by the pandemic, Maybank’s Cashville Kidz financial literacy programme has successfully reached out to over 7,500 students and some 240 educators from 30 schools across the country in 2021 as part of its continuous efforts to enhance financial literacy especially among the younger generation in Malaysia.
16 February 2022
Maybank wishes to announce today that Dato’ Khairussaleh Ramli will be appointed as the Group President and Chief Executive Officer (GPCEO) of Maybank, following Bank Negara Malaysia’s approval. He will succeed Dato’ Sri Abdul Farid Alias as GPCEO, effective 1 May 2022.
27 January 2022
Maybank today announced that it has integrated its online Sama-Sama Lokal marketplace into its MAE app to further assist Small and Medium-sized F&B Enterprises (F&B SMEs) such as local hawkers and home-based businesses to market their food offerings to its retail customers – the first such feature within a banking app in Malaysia.
20 January 2022
Maybank today announced that Dato’ Sri Abdul Farid Alias has indicated he will not be seeking a renewal of his contract as Group President & CEO (GPCEO) of Maybank, which is set to expire on 1 August 2022. Dato’ Sri Farid, who has held the position as GPCEO of Maybank since 2 August 2013, has informed the Maybank Board of Directors that he would like to pursue his own interests following the conclusion of his third term as GPCEO.
03 January 2022
Maybank has once again been recognised domestically and regionally for excellence in its Human Resource capabilities.
The Bank was crowned the HR Excellence Grand Winner by Human Resource Magazine, retained the number 1 position at Malaysia’s 100 Leading Graduate Employers (M100) Awards in association with GRADMalaysia and clinched the Talentbank’s Graduates’ Choice Awards Overall Winner title, at separate events attended by leading business leaders.
28 December 2021
Maybank today announced that it is offering Flood Relief Assistance to individual, SME and other non-retail customers affected by devastating floods arising from heavy rainfall over the past few days. The relief assistance is aimed at alleviating the financial burden of Maybank customers impacted by the floods, which caused significant property damage and made many roads impassable.
19 December 2021
In celebration of their 10 years of partnership, Maybank and Manchester United Football Club have unveiled a new limited edition Maybank Manchester United Visa Debit Card. The 10 Years United Anniversary Edition Maybank Debit Card comes with a refreshed design, and are available in limited quantities to new and existing Maybank customers.
01 December 2021
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that its net operating income for the third quarter ended 30 September 2021 (3QFY21) increased slightly by 1.2% to RM6.15 billion from RM6.08 billion previously on higher net fund based income of 14.3% Y-o-Y to RM4.72 billion, but profit before tax (PBT) and net profit came in lower as a reduction in net fee based income as well as higher net impairment losses more than offset the rise in net fund based income.
25 November 2021
A survey conducted by Maybank involving its SME customers has revealed that 67% of the respondents have successfully leveraged digital technology into their sales platform during the Movement Control Order (MCO) 3.0. The survey respondents made up 84% of Maybank’s borrowing SME customers.
17 November 2021
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia, Tbk. (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today announced its Consolidated Financial Results ended 30 September 2021, with Profit Before Tax (PBT) at Rp1.48 trillion, increased by 2.1% from Rp1.45 trillion in the same period last year due to lower provisions, declining cost of funds and overhead costs.
01 November 2021
Budget 2022 maintains an expansionary fiscal policy to support and sustain the socioeconomic healing from the pandemic as we adopt and adapt to living with COVID-19. It is important for this Budget to create opportunities for individuals and businesses to transition into a recovering economy ripe for growth and focused on productivity measures.
29 October 2021
Maybank has extended some RM20 billion worth of Repayment Assistance as at 30 September 2021 to over 26,000 Small-and-Medium Enterprises (SME) loan/financing accounts which have been impacted by the pandemic. In addition, the Bank has also continued to make financing accessible to them, with more than RM15 billion in loans/financing approved and disbursed to SMEs since 2019.
27 October 2021
Maybank will sponsor 69 students to pursue their undergraduate studies in various disciplines at top local public and foreign universities, under the Maybank Group Scholarship Programme this year.
20 October 2021
As part of continuous efforts to enhance the protection levels for employees and customers, Maybank has announced that all employees at its branches nationwide have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
11 October 2021
Maybank has signed a letter of intent on 6 October 2021 with TNBX Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), to purchase Malaysia Renewable Energy Certificates (mRECs) that is equivalent to 70% of its Malaysian operations’ Scope 2 carbon emissions. This will make Maybank the first bank in Malaysia to purchase these non-tangible energy commodities to support renewable energy generation as part of its sustainability goals.
07 October 2021
Maybank2u Biz simplifies day-to-day banking, and is equipped with tools to help SMEs drive their business forward
05 October 2021
Maybank is pleased to announce the appointment of Khalijah Ismail as its Group Chief Financial Officer (GCFO) effective 1 October 2021. Khalijah has been the Acting GCFO since 29 June 2021, following the resignation of Dato’ Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir to take up the position of Managing Director at Khazanah Nasional Berhad.
30 September 2021
Over 420,000 individual and Small & Medium Enterprises (SME) customers in Malaysia have received Repayment Assistance worth more than RM77 billion from Maybank and Maybank Islamic as at 31 August 2021 to help them ride through the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
22 September 2021
‘Dengan Kasih dan Harapan’ which means ‘With Love and Hope”, is this year’s theme for Maybank’s tribute to Merdeka and Malaysia in conjunction with the 64th Merdeka and 58th Malaysia Day anniversary, presented through its Balai Seni Art series.
14 September 2021
Members of the Board and senior management of Maybank have collectively chipped in over RM2.27 million to fund the logistical and operational costs of COVID-19 vaccinations for the B40 community including Orang Asli, urban & rural poor, as well as the homeless. The programme will be undertaken through MERCY Malaysia’s COVID-19 Immunisation Surge Capacity Operation with the intention of helping more from these segments to gain access to vaccines as soon as possible.
09 September 2021
Softer earnings compared with 1QFY21 as a result of pandemic resurgence
26 August 2021
Real-time service provides customers with affordable and convenient mobile funds transfer between Malaysia and Cambodia
11 August 2021
As the country continues with efforts to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic, Maybank has contributed RM6.5 million to enable online learning for underprivileged students, particularly from B40 families.
06 August 2021
Consolidated Financial Highlights as of 30 June 2021
02 August 2021
Group emphasises 4 ESG commitments as part of M25 Sustainability agenda
19 July 2021
Partnership with Mercy Malaysia for Covid-19 Hospital Surge Capacity Support Programme
18 July 2021
As part of the continuous efforts to support customers affected by the ongoing movement restrictions, and in line with the recently announced PEMULIH package by the government, Maybank is offering convenient channels for customers to opt in for the 6-month moratorium.
07 July 2021
Maybank would like to announce that its Group Chief Financial Officer (GCFO), Dato’ Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir has tendered his resignation from the Group today, 28 June 2021. His resignation will take effect on 15 July 2021. Dato’ Feisal has conveyed that he is resigning to take up the position of Managing Director of a government linked institution.
28 June 2021
Maybank today reiterated that it will continue to assist and support its customers affected by the Movement Control Order (MCO) and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This is in the form of Repayment Assistance (RA) packages that have also been made available since last year, including loan repayment deferment (moratorium) or reduction in monthly instalment payment.
08 June 2021
Maybank today announced that its branches nationwide will operate by appointment only from 2 June 2021 until further notice, while some will be temporarily closed to support the nation’s ongoing efforts to curb the Covid-19 pandemic. This measure will enable the Bank to better manage the crowds at branches and reduce the potential of transmission as far as possible, in a further endeavour to protect the safety of its customers, and employees.
31 May 2021
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that the Group achieved a net profit of RM2.39 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2021 (1QFY21) compared with RM2.05 billion last year, as loans picked up pace on the improving economic outlook, while overhead expenses and impairments declined. Profit before tax (PBT) for the quarter stood at RM3.17 billion compared with RM2.80 billion in 1QFY20.
27 May 2021
Maybank today reaffirmed that it will continue to make available Repayment Assistance to support its inpidual and Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) customers whose livelihoods have been impacted by the pandemic. Customers who require financial assistance can still contact the Bank to discuss and work out the most suitable Repayment Assistance package to address their financial difficulties, while applications can be easily submitted through various channels including online for enhanced convenience.
19 May 2021
Maybank today unveiled its next five-year strategy - code-named M25 - designed to accelerate its growth and entrench its position among the leading financial services groups in the region.
06 May 2021
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia, Tbk. (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today announced its Consolidated Financial Results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2021, with Profit Before Tax (PBT) coming in at Rp501 billion, a decline of 31.8% compared to last year. The Bank’s Profit After Tax and Minority Interest (PATAMI) for the first quarter reduced from Rp538 billion the previous year to Rp381 billion. This was due to the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in the first quarter of 2021.
29 April 2021
Maybank today announced that it expects about 200,000 online zakat transactions amounting to RM30 million to be performed via the MAE app and Maybank2u web this Ramadhan, reflecting a 30 percent increase from last year. The Bank has recently enhanced its online zakat feature on the two digital platforms to give customers a seamless and hassle-free experience when paying zakat during this holy month.
29 April 2021
Maybank is holding its second Virtual Treats Fair (VTF) from 23 to 25 April 2021, featuring collaborations with the Manchester United megastore, Pavilion KL mall and over 130 merchants to bring cardmembers more bargains and exclusive deals, wider product selections, and new experiences. Themed “More Treats More Meriah”, the three-day event will see the participation of exciting brands including Dyson, Samsung, Apple, Mulberry, Furla, Vivo and many more.
21 April 2021
Maybank today announced that it has upgraded Sama-sama Lokal on its Maybank2u app with brand new features for both customers and merchants alike, to improve user experience and the overall shopping journey.
19 April 2021
Maybank regrets to announce that its 61st Annual General Meeting of shareholders to be held today, 15 April 2021, has been rescheduled owing to a technical issue faced by the Remote Participation and Voting Facility provider, Tricor Investor & Issuing House Services Sdn Bhd (Tricor).
15 April 2021
Six months into its launch, Maybank SME Digital Financing has approved RM1 billion of financing, benefitting more than 8,200 Small and Medium sized Enterprise (SME), of which 85% or 6,950 are start-ups & microenterprises. In addition, all applications that were eligible for instant decisions received their approval and disbursements in less than 5 minutes.
12 April 2021
In conjunction with International Women’s Day (IWD) Celebration, Maybank is hosting its third Women Artists Exhibition series entitled ‘RRRAWRRR! 2021: NAFAS - Maybank’s Emerging Women Artists Exhibition’.
17 March 2021
Maybank wishes to announce the appointment of Shahril Azuar Jimin as its Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) to further accelerate the Group’s sustainability agenda. Shahril who is currently the CEO of Maybank Foundation, will expand his role as CSO and will lead the Group’s efforts in sustainability.
04 March 2021
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that it closed the financial year ended 31 December 2020 with a net profit of RM6.48 billion compared with RM8.20 billion a year earlier as the Group had to book in significantly higher net impairment losses owing to the continued impact from the COVID-19 pandemic, although this was partly offset by higher net operating income and reduced overhead expenses. Profit before tax (PBT) for the year dipped to RM8.66 billion from RM11.01 billion a year earlier.
25 February 2021
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia, Tbk. (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today announced that its Profit After Tax and Minority Interests (PATAMI) for the financial year ended 31 December 2020 came in at Rp 1.3 trillion from Rp1.8 trillion in the previous year.
19 February 2021
As part of its continuous efforts to enhance financial literacy especially among the younger generation in Malaysia, Maybank’s Cashville Kidz has successfully reached out to over 7,000 students and some 100 educators from 21 schools across the country in 2020. In a year that was mainly impacted by the pandemic, the programme remained focused on increasing the level of financial literacy to nearly 40%, and surpassing its initial target of engaging 4,000 students.
11 February 2021
Maybank is expecting a continued rise in e-Angpao adoption and targets a 100% growth in both number and value of e-Angpao transactions this Chinese New Year, as Malaysians become even more digitally adept and mobility restriction remains in place throughout the country.
08 February 2021
As part of its continuous efforts to upscale its employees and equip them with necessary skills to thrive in the IR4.0 and COVID-19 work environment, Maybank today announced that it will embark on a nationwide programme to upskill all its non-clerical personnel into a new role called Workplace Enablers.
26 January 2021
'Semangat' - An art exhibition to lift one's spirits. A virtual exhibition featuring some ‘never before seen’ artwork by eight prominent Malaysian artists
13 January 2021
Maybank today announced that it is offering Flood Relief Assistance to ease the financial burden of its individual and SME/corporate customers who are affected by the floods in several states in the country.
11 January 2021
Maybank has once again been recognised in Willis Towers Watson (WTW) 2020 High Performance Companies normative benchmark- an internationally acclaimed benchmark for high performing organisations. This is the fifth time that Maybank has been acknowledged as an organisation with outstanding and sustained financial performance, and for its strong commitment and focus on employee experience.
08 January 2021
Maybank Group through Maybank Islamic Berhad today launched a new Islamic Corporate Card, the first in the market that channels a percentage of customer spending to charity. The Bank will contribute 0.1% of all customer spending on overseas merchants such as eBay US, Amazon US and Apple Store US, to selected charity bodies.
18 December 2020
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that its net profit for the third quarter ended 30 September 2020 (3QFY20) came in at RM1.95 billion compared with RM2.00 billion in 3QFY19 as it recorded lower net operating income mainly due to the continued impact from the COVID-19 pandemic, although this was partly offset by reduced overhead expenses and a decline in impairments. Profit before tax (PBT) for the quarter dipped to RM2.61 billion from RM2.65 billion a year earlier.
27 November 2020
To continue to provide financial relief to individual and Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) customers whose livelihood have been impacted by the pandemic, Maybank has extended the application period for loan/financing Repayment Assistance until 30 June 2021. Customers who require financial assistance can still contact the Bank to discuss and work out the most suitable Repayment Assistance package to address their current circumstances.
23 November 2020
In the spirit of all things art, Maybank has introduced its very own Virtual Art Gallery @ Balai Seni Maybank to provide art lovers with the avenue to continue appreciating the arts even during the current movement restrictions.
20 November 2020
Budget 2021 rightly remains expansionary, and equally important, maintains – and even enhances – the targeted financial support and fiscal reliefs for vulnerable communities and businesses impacted by the social, financial and economic fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic. I applaud the initiative by the Ministry of Finance and Bank Negara Malaysia to introduce the enhanced Targeted Repayment Assistance scheme for the B40 income group and micro enterprises, as well as the continuing assistance to SMEs and hard-hit industries like tourism.
06 November 2020
The Maybank Group wishes to announce the appointment of Dr Hasnita Dato' Hashim as the new Chairman of Maybank Kim Eng Holdings Ltd and Maybank Investment Bank effective 2 November 2020. She will take over from Datuk Mohaiyani Shamsudin who retires from the Maybank Group on 1 November 2020.
30 October 2020
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported that its Profit After Tax and Minority Interest (PATAMI) was unchanged at Rp1.1 trillion as of 30 September 2020 compared with the previous corresponding period. Disciplined cost management, coupled with a solid growth in Sharia business, and improvement in the recurring fee based income helped offset the impact from the market volatility, disruption and reduction in loans as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak. Profit Before Tax (PBT) was marginally lower by 6.1% to Rp1.5 trillion.
26 October 2020
More than 99% of applications for Repayment Assistance which have been processed by Maybank as at 15 October 2020 have been approved. These comprise applications by both individuals and SME customers who are seeking additional financial support following the end of the six-month blanket loan moratorium on 30 September 2020. Of these approved applications, some 38% have been granted a further moratorium on the repayment of their loans/financing.
20 October 2020
The Maybank Group through Maybank Islamic Berhad, today introduced Malaysia’s first ever Social Impact Deposit, a campaign under its Islamic Fixed Deposit account (IFD-i). Customers are offered to place a fixed deposit and at the same time, help in extending financial relief to those whose incomes have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
15 October 2020
Maybank wishes to announce that its Chairman, Datuk Mohaiyani Shamsudin, will retire on 1 November 2020, following nine years of service on the Maybank Board. Datuk Mohaiyani was appointed Director of Maybank on 22 August 2011, before being appointed as Chairman on 1 April 2017.
14 October 2020
Maybank today launched MAE by Maybank2u, a new app built with a unique ecosystem designed to help Malaysians take charge of their everyday money matters, beyond their regular banking needs. The introduction of the MAE app reaffirms the Bank’s commitment in offering next-generation experience to its customers as it gives a refreshing take on a banking app and further lifts the Group’s offerings in digital banking.
08 October 2020
Maybank today announced that it has launched Maybank EzyQ, its online appointment management system for customers, making it the first bank in the country to introduce such a facility for a full suite of banking services.
05 October 2020
With the 6-month moratorium ending on 30 September 2020, Maybank’s branches nationwide (except for those in the Red Zones) will continue to remain open until 7:00pm today (Tuesday) and tomorrow (Wednesday) to provide customers added convenience to enquire and apply for Repayment Assistance.
29 September 2020
Maybank today unveiled its 10-minute approval digital financing solution for Small and Medium sized Enterprise (SME) segment, Maybank SME Digital Financing - the first in the market to offer an end-to-end digital experience, with full straight-through processing (STP), from application to approval and disbursement.
Machine learning enabled, the entire process from application to approval is designed to be completed within 10 minutes, setting a new benchmark for turnaround time for SME financing in the country.
18 September 2020
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that its profit before tax (PBT) for the second quarter ended 30 June 2020 (2QFY20) was 52.6% lower at RM1.26 billion compared with RM2.65 billion in the same period last year, as the Group booked in the impact from the movement restriction orders as well as the reductions in interest rates across most of its regional markets arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. Net profit for the quarter declined by some RM1 billion or 51.5% to RM941.7 million from RM1.94 billion a year earlier.
27 August 2020
Maybank, Malaysia’s largest banking group and market leader in credit cards, in partnership with Grab, ASEAN’s leading everyday super app, and Mastercard, a global technology company in the payments industry, today unveiled the Maybank Grab Mastercard Platinum - a card designed to provide Malaysians with even more ways to be rewarded for their mobile-first lifestyle and for using Grab services.
18 August 2020
With the six-month moratorium ending on 30 September 2020, Maybank has been proactively reaching out to its customers to offer Repayment Assistance Package options to ease the financial burden of those who may be affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Bank will continue to progressively reach out to more customers but wishes to encourage those who need repayment assistance to contact the Bank as soon as possible. For added convenience, the Bank has made available three easy options for customers to apply for the Repayment Assistance Packages from 7 August 2020.
12 August 2020
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported that its Profit After Tax and Minority Interest (PATAMI) rose by 7.0% to Rp809.7billion for the first half ended 30 June 2020 despite the significant market volatility and disruption as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak. The improved performance was on the back of improvement in fee based income as well as sustained strategic cost management.
03 August 2020
Rallying behind the urgency to save the critically endangered Malayan tiger, WWF-Malaysia, in partnership with Maybank, launched Global Tiger Day 2020 - a month-long Malayan tiger-themed campaign.
Global Tiger Day in Malaysia kicked off on 29 July 2020 with a 30-minute Facebook Live launch via the StreamYard live streaming platform, with a series of tiger-themed content planned throughout the month, culminating in a virtual concert which will be broadcast on 30 August 2020 in the run up to the Merdeka celebrations.
29 July 2020
Maybank and Credit Guarantee Corporation (CGC) today jointly launched SME Clean Loan/ Financing Plus, a hybrid loan facility which combines Overdraft and Term loan to assist SMEs in their cash flow management during these trying times. First in the market, SME Clean Loan/Financing Plus consists of a combination of 30 percent Term Loan and 70 percent Overdraft facility, with no collateral required as 70 percent of the total loan is guaranteed by CGC. Maybank and CGC have allocated RM1 billion for this facility, which is available in both Islamic and conventional financing schemes.
13 July 2020
Maybank will reduce its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 25 basis points effective Thursday, 9 July 2020, in line with the reduction in the Overnight Policy Rate today.
Maybank’s Base Rate (BR) will be lowered from 2.00% p.a. to 1.75% p.a. while its Base Lending rate (BLR) will be revised from 5.65% p.a. to 5.40% p.a. Similarly, the Islamic Base Rate and Base Financing Rate will be reduced by 25 basis points from 2.00% p.a. to 1.75% p.a. and from 5.65% p.a. to 5.40% p.a. respectively.
07 July 2020
Maybank will continue to focus on strengthening its liquidity as well as preserving capital in efforts to deliver greater efficiency while remaining resilient in a rapidly changing operating landscape. Since 2015, the Group’s capital and liquidity levels have been consistently higher than the full requirements, despite gradual implementation by regulators.
As at March 2020, the Group’s Common Equity Tier 1(CET1) ratio strengthened to 14.79% while total capital ratio stood at a comfortable 18.50% (after the second interim dividend for FY2019), maintaining its position as one of the best capitalised banks in the region. Maybank’s liquidity coverage ratio was at a healthy 138.2% - also way above the regulatory requirement of 100%.
26 June 2020
Some 250 women weavers in Cambodia under the Maybank Women Eco-Weavers programme in collaboration with Colorsilk, a social business for Cambodian weavers are aiming to produce over 110,000 handwoven face masks made of pure cotton and silk to help limit the spread of Covid-19 in the region.
The initiative which began early this year is also in support of easing the pressure on the demand for surgical masks which are primarily reserved for medical professionals and health care workers as well as to counter the increase in price of face masks within the region. To date, over 15,000 handwoven masks have been produced by the weavers, whereby 12,000 have been sold and 2,000 were donated to communities in Cambodia.
27 May 2020
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that its profit before tax (PBT) for the first quarter of the financial period ended 31 March 2020 (1QFY20) rose 14.2% to RM2.80 billion compared with RM2.45 billion in the corresponding period last year, on the back of a 14.7% rise in net operating income. Net profit for the quarter was up 13.3% to RM2.05 billion compared with RM1.81 billion last year.
21 May 2020
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported that its Profit After Tax and Minority Interest (PATAMI) rose by a robust 29.7% to Rp538.2 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2020 on the back of improvement in fee based income, as well as sustained strategic cost management.
The Bank saw healthy growth of 16.0% in fee based income to Rp597.6 billion in March 2020 compared with Rp515.0 billion in March 2019, mainly from Global Market related fees, bancassurance, investment, and e-channel transaction fees.
19 May 2020
Maybank is foreseeing a spike in festive giving via its online platform this year as Malaysians celebrate Hari Raya under a “new normal”.
Datuk Hamirullah Boorhan, Maybank’s Head of Community Financial Services Malaysia says that the Bank is expecting a 30% rise in the volume of eDuit Raya transactions performed, and projects more
than RM33mil worth of eDuit Raya being sent amongst family and friends.
19 May 2020
Members of the public can make Mother’s Day extra special by celebrating the queen of their hearts with fresh flowers direct from the farms in Cameron Highlands, while supporting flower farmers who have been struggling to sustain their businesses. Maybank’s Sama-sama Lokal initiative which was created to support hawkers and small businesses who were impacted by the Movement Control Order, has been expanded to include fresh flower, vegetable and fruit farmers in Cameron Highlands.
08 May 2020
Maybank will reduce its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 50 basis points effective Friday, 8 May 2020, in line with the reduction in the Overnight Policy Rate today.
Maybank’s Base Rate (BR) will be lowered from 2.50% p.a. to 2.00% p.a. while its Base Lending rate (BLR) will be revised from 6.15% p.a. to 5.65% p.a. Similarly, the Islamic Base Rate and Base Financing Rate will be reduced by 50 basis points from 2.50% p.a. to 2.00% p.a. and from 6.15% p.a. to 5.65% p.a. respectively.
In line with the revision, Maybank and Maybank Islamic’s fixed deposit rates will also be adjusted downwards by 50 basis points effective the same day.
05 May 2020
Ditrolic Energy Solution Sdn. Bhd, a company under the Ditrolic Solar Group has secured a RM70 million financing facility from Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank) to develop its SunLease programme in Malaysia.
Under the SunLease programme, large electricity consumers in Malaysia can now purchase solar generated electricity from Ditrolic Solar at a lower rate than the prevailing utility tariff, giving them a choice to opt for electricity from clean energy sources.
Chief Executive Officer of Ditrolic Solar Group, Mr Tham Chee Aun said that the financing demonstrates the confidence of Maybank in renewable energy industries and in Ditrolic Solar as a player in the energy sector. It is also an important step in the advancement of Ditrolic Solar’s mission to deliver affordable and clean energy to customers.
24 April 2020
Maybank wishes to reiterate that its robust liquidity and capital positions built over the years have been designed to ensure the Group is able to weather any stress arising from changes in the operating environment, such as the ongoing COVID-19 situation.
Group President & CEO Datuk Abdul Farid Alias said that the Board and management of Maybank have always ensured that the Group remained ahead of the capital and liquidity requirements set by bank regulators, particularly in its three key markets of Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore. As such, for the past five years, these levels have been consistently higher than the full requirements, despite them being under gradual implementation by the regulators.
13 April 2020
Members of the public have given overwhelming support to the fund-raising campaign undertaken by Maybank in collaboration with Mercy Malaysia for its ‘COVID-19 Pandemic Fund’ - with over RM300,000 raised in less than two weeks. This is well ahead of its targeted date of 20 April 2020.
07 April 2020
Maybank will temporarily waive the RM1 fee for interbank cash withdrawal transactions at its ATMs/self-service terminals with effect from 6 April 2020 until the end of the Movement Control Order (MCO).
This move is to help provide relief to customers of all banks who may have to make cash withdrawals at the nearest ATM/self-service terminal, following the enhanced restricted movement under the extended MCO to help curb the spread of the
03 April 2020
Maybank today announced that it will not be compounding interest for all individual, SME and non retail/corporate customers loan facilities which are eligible for the 6-month moratorium announced earlier this week.
The eligible products under the automatic scheme for retail and SME clients include Personal, Mortgage, ASB, Education and SME loans. Fixed-rate hire purchase loans already do not have compounding interest.
All retail and SME customers do not need to apply for the moratorium as it will be automatically applied to all eligible loans and financing.
27 March 2020
Maybank today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the reclassification of its final cash dividend of 39 sen per share in respect of its financial year ended 31 December 2019, to a second interim cash dividend of 39 sen per share. The final cash dividend was proposed in the Group’s 4th quarter 2019 results, for the approval of shareholders at forthcoming annual general meeting (AGM) of Maybank.
Maybank Group President & CEO, Datuk Abdul Farid Alias said that this re-classification has been made as Maybank’s AGM date is currently being deliberated and remains uncertain, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent directive by the Malaysian government to refrain from holding a gathering of larger numbers.
27 March 2020
Maybank today announced an immediate cash contribution of RM4 million to be channeled through MERCY Malaysia’s COVID-19 Pandemic Fund, in support of its COVID-19 Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan. The contribution will help ensure aid is speedily provided to alleviate the impact to the severely burdened healthcare system as a result of this outbreak as well as reduce the humanitarian challenge faced by frontliners and volunteers working tirelessly to contain the further widespread of the virus.
23 March 2020
Maybank would like to confirm that one of its employees based at Menara Maybank, Jalan Tun Perak, Kuala Lumpur, has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus and is currently receiving medical attention at a Government Hospital.
The employee had been under home quarantine since 1 March 2020 - the same day it was notified that a family member of the employee was tested for the COVID-19 virus, and subsequently confirmed as positive. The home quarantine measures are in accordance with the Bank’s safety and health guidelines on COVID-19.
15 March 2020
Maybank would like to confirm that one of its employees based at Menara Maybank, Jalan Tun Perak, Kuala Lumpur, has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus and is currently receiving medical attention at a Government Hospital.
The employee had been under home quarantine since 1 March 2020 - the same day it was notified that a family member of the employee was tested for the COVID-19 virus, and subsequently confirmed as positive. The home quarantine measures are in accordance with the Bank’s safety and health guidelines on COVID-19.
08 March 2020
Maybank will reduce its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 25 basis points effective Thursday, 5 March 2020, in line with the reduction in the Overnight Policy Rate today.
Maybank’s Base Rate (BR) will be lowered from 2.75% p.a. to 2.50% p.a. while its Base Lending rate (BLR) will be revised from 6.40% p.a. to 6.15% p.a. Similarly, the Islamic Base Rate and Base Financing Rate will be reduced by 25 basis points from 2.75% p.a. to 2.50% p.a. and from 6.40% p.a. to 6.15% p.a. respectively.
03 March 2020
Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that it achieved a record profit before tax (PBT) of RM11 billion for the financial year ended 31 December 2019, up from the RM10.9 billion a year earlier.
The results were boosted by robust performances of its Community Financial Services, Islamic banking and insurance & takaful segments, as well as a particularly strong fourth-quarter (4QFY19) which saw the Group record its highest ever PBT of RM3.26 billion, a 5.4% increase from a year earlier. This came on the back of a 4.6% improvement in net operating income to RM24.7 billion.
27 February 2020
SMEs in Malaysia will now be able to enjoy the convenience of instant account opening via Maybank’s online banking platform, Maybank2u. The ultra-convenient process, the first of its kind and fastest in Malaysia, allows business owners to open a conventional or an Islamic business account from the comfort of their homes, offices or on the move, with no introducer required. It is available to new as well as existing customers of the Bank, from micro, small to medium enterprises; sole and non-sole proprietors.
Maybank’s Community Financial Services (CFS) Group Chief Executive Officer, Dato’ John Chong said that the launch of this new service reaffirms Maybank’s commitment to the further progress of SMEs in the country. “SMEs are an important engine of growth for Malaysia, contributing 38.3% to the GDP. Opening a business account is a key step to enabling them to access a host of banking solutions that can support their operational demands and meet expansion needs.”
20 February 2020
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported a 3.7% increase in its gross operating income to Rp10.8 trillion for the financial year ended 31 December 2019 compared with Rp10.4 trillion in the previous corresponding period. The growth in gross operating income was supported primarily by the improvement in fee based income during the period.
Operating profit before provision increased 0.3% to Rp4.4 trillion, while profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI), stood at Rp1.8 trillion compared with Rp2.2 trillion a year earlier due to an increase in loan loss provision as the Bank maintained its conservative stance in setting aside provision for accounts primarily in the commercial segment impacted by the challenging economic environment. Loan loss provision rose 35.9% to Rp1.8 trillion as of December 2019.
19 February 2020
Maybank is offering financial relief to its customers who are impacted by the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
The relief includes restructuring & rescheduling of financing, as well as moratorium on loan repayments for up to six months.
The financial relief will be open to both its business and SME customers as well as individuals affected by the current situation, and will be assessed on a case-to-case basis.
11 February 2020
Maybank has been named Best Trade Finance Provider 2020 in Malaysia by Global Finance magazine. The award was presented at a special ceremony held in Frankfurt, where industry leaders of each country were recognised for developing and taking advantage of new capabilities, whilst monitoring global trends to deliver clients key insights on both trade and finance.
Under this awards programme, the best trade finance providers were selected by the editorial review board of Global Finance based on entries from banks and other providers, as well as input from industry analysts, corporate executives and technology experts. Criteria for choosing the winners included transaction volume, scope of global coverage, customer service, competitive pricing and innovative technologies.
03 February 2020
Maybank will reduce its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by 25 basis points effective tomorrow, 24 January 2020, in line with the recent reduction in the Overnight Policy Rate.
Maybank’s Base Rate (BR) will be lowered from 3.00% p.a. to 2.75% p.a. while its Base Lending rate (BLR) will be revised from 6.65% p.a. to 6.40% p.a. Similarly, the Islamic Base Rate and Base Financing Rate will be reduced by 25 basis points from 3.00% p.a. to 2.75% p.a. and from 6.65% p.a. to 6.40% p.a. respectively.
23 January 2020
Maybank and Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a strategic partnership between industry and academia in developing the leaders of tomorrow. The signing ceremony took place in Menara Maybank and was signed by Maybank’s Group Chief Human Capital Officer, Nora A Manaf and Vice Chancellor of UUM, Prof. Dr. Ahmad Bashawir Hj Abdul Ghani.
The MoU between Maybank and UUM aims to strengthen and further develop collaborative links in the areas of talent development, youth employability and the closing of the skill-gaps between industry and academia.
20 January 2020
Maybank was recently presented the ‘Brand of the Year 2019’ award for the sixth consecutive year at the World Branding Awards held in London - the only brand accorded this recognition under the Banking category for Malaysia.
23 December 2019
Recognising the importance of diversity in leadership development and to further integrate the culture of mentorship within the Group, Maybank has launched its Satellite Women Mentor Women (WMW) Council in Sarawak.
19 December 2019
Maybank has become the first American Express bank partner in the world to introduce the sleek metal American Express Platinum Card, designed to redefine luxury for today’s global travellers seeking exclusive access and unique experiences.
16 December 2019
Maybank views with concern the report by a group of NGOs indicating that it is the second largest financier of fire-implicated groups allegedly involved in the 2019 fires in Indonesia. Contrary to what was reported, Maybank as a responsible corporate citizen, is committed to driving efforts on responsible financing through an established environmental, social and governance (ESG) policy.
11 December 2019
Maybank will be expanding its Maybank Women Eco-Weavers programme in Cambodia with the addition of a brand new silk weaving training centre in the province of Siem Reap. The training centre, located in Banteay Srey district, is part of Maybank’s regional initiative which provides business opportunities and empowers underprivileged women weavers and mulberry farmers to become financially independent.
10 December 2019
It was a joyous occasion as cheers and laughter filled the foyer of Menara Maybank where some 60 invited children from Rumah Victory and Pertubuhan Kebajikan Yesuvin Mahligai (YM) Selangor and Maybank staff got together to usher in the Christmas festivities.
06 December 2019
KUALA LUMPUR – 30 NOVEMBER 2019: Flying Singapore’s flag high and proud, duo Choo Tze Huang and Quincy Quek were today handed coveted golden tickets into the upcoming Maybank Championship after they emerged as the top five performing ASEAN players at the PGM Maybank ADT Championship today.
30 November 2019
This year marked the first time that the PGM Maybank ADT Championship, co-sanctioned by the Professional Golf of Malaysia (PGM) Tour and the Asian Development Tour (ADT), served as the qualifying event for the ASEAN category spots for the lucrative Maybank Championship.
30 November 2019
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets today announced a stronger performance in the third quarter of this year (Q3FY19) with net profit rising 2.1% Y-o-Y to RM2.0 billion compared with RM1.96 billion in the same period last year. Profit before tax (PBT) for the quarter was 0.3% higher at RM2.65 billion.
28 November 2019
Maybank Group is paying tribute, as well as helping promote the preservation and sustainability of the traditional art form, Batik, by hosting a specially curated art exhibition for nine Malaysian batik artists to showcase their creativity in ‘batik art’ at Balai Seni Maybank.
21 November 2019
As part of continuous efforts to enhance financial literacy especially among the younger generation, Maybank today hosted its inaugural Maybank Financial Education Excellence Awards ceremony at Menara Maybank.
13 November 2019
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported a 2.0% increase in its operating profit before provisions to Rp3.1 trillion for the nine months period ended 30 September 2019.
29 October 2019
Maybank’s digital wallet MAE (Maybank Anytime, Everyone) has surpassed the 1 million user mark, way ahead of the initial year-end target of 100,000 users announced at its launch in March this year.
24 October 2019
Over 22,000 Maybank employees worldwide will embark on a mission to positively impact communities and the environment in their respective locations from 24 August 2019 to 30 October 2019.
19 October 2019
Maybank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Bank of Cambodia to promote a collaboration in the area of cross border payment and remittance between Cambodia and Malaysia.
16 October 2019
Budget 2020 strives to balance between the immediate needs as well as the medium term needs of the country.
Tun Mahathir started Malaysia on its move towards a “cyber” nation in 1996, ahead of other countries back then. The financial crisis of 1997 had diverted our attention and now we need to get back on track.
11 October 2019
Maybank launched Reach Independence & Sustainable Entrepreneurship (R.I.S.E) 2.0, the second phase of a five-year economic empowerment programme designed to support disadvantaged communities particularly Persons with Disabilities (PWDs).
04 October 2019
In support of ongoing efforts to provide SMEs with greater access to financing, Maybank organised a ‘Building Capacity & Capability’ seminar for entrepreneurs in Kota Kinabalu recently.
24 September 2019
In conjunction with the 62nd Merdeka Day and 56th Malaysia Day celebrations, Maybank launched an inaugural MerdekaMalaysiaMillennial Exhibition, a platform dedicated for passionate youths to express their views in building a nation that is united and inclusive for all.
12 September 2019
Maybank Foundation, the corporate responsibility arm of the Maybank Group has launched the “Entwine: Maybank Women Eco-Weavers meet Southeast Asian Artists” Travelling Exhibition at the National Museum of Singapore, making it the first Malaysian bank to feature a regional travelling art exhibition in Asia.
04 September 2019
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that profit before tax for the second quarter ended 30 June 2019 (2QFY19) rose 1.6% to RM2.65 billion on the back of a 1.2% rise in net operating income and a 19.6% decline in net impairment losses.
29 August 2019
Maybank launched its month-long SME campaign today in support of ongoing efforts to provide SMEs with greater access to financing.
28 August 2019
Maybank Foundation and the ASEAN Foundation today have signed a three-year extension agreement for the eMpowering Youths Across ASEAN programme.
08 August 2019
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported a 2.1% increase in its operating profit before provisions to Rp2.0 trillion for the first semester ended 30 June 2019 compared with Rp1.97 trillion in the previous corresponding period.
29 July 2019
Maybank officially launched Maybank Premier, its Premier Banking services in the Philippines with the opening of its very first Premier Centre in the country at the Maybank Ayala Avenue branch, Makati City.
25 July 2019
Maybank today announced the extension of its successful regional co-brand partnership with Manchester United FC.
18 July 2019
Maybank in collaboration with Visa Malaysia today launched its latest mobile payment app for merchants, Tap2Phone, at Menara Maybank.
03 July 2019
Some 120 children from Rumah Anak Kesayanganku, Bukit Beruntung were celebrated as special guests at the Maybank Group Staff Hari Raya Celebration held at Menara Maybank recently.
25 June 2019
In a joint collaboration with nine artists from all over Malaysia, Maybank Foundation – the corporate responsibility arm of the Maybank Group, is holding an art exhibition entitled ‘Melukis: Drawings in Graphite & Ink’ at Balai Seni Maybank.
20 June 2019
In conjunction with the holy month of Ramadhan, Maybank Group recently brought special aid and comfort to patients at selected hospitals throughout Malaysia.
03 June 2019
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that revenue for the first quarter ended 31 March 2019 (1QFY19) grew 0.7% to RM5.86 billion compared with RM5.82 billion a year earlier, on the back of a 4.8% expansion in loans.
30 May 2019
More than 250,000 merchants throughout Malaysia now accept payments using Maybank QRPay, its QR code mobile payment platform, following the recent addition of major chain outlets which include TGV Cinemas, KK Super Mart, 99 Speedmart and BIG Pharmacy.
29 May 2019
The annual Maybank Group Staff’s Children Academic Excellence Award (MGSCAEA) saw 458 children of employees who scored excellent results in the 2018 public examinations, being presented with cash rewards totalling some RM203,000 this year.
21 May 2019
Maybank has reduced its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) by an additional 5 basis points (bps) effective today 17 May 2019 to 3.00% and 6.65% respectively.
17 May 2019
Maybank will revise its Base Rate (BR) and Base Lending Rate (BLR) downwards effective 9 May 2019, in line with the recent reduction in the Overnight Policy Rate.
08 May 2019
Maybank has implemented the SWIFT gpi (global payments innovation) service that will enable customers to enjoy speedier as well as more convenient and secure cross-border remittances – including same day overseas fund transfers to beneficiary accounts at banks under the SWIFT gpi platform (for transactions received within the banks’ cut-off time and where credit confirmation has been received).
06 May 2019
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported that its operating income before provisions increased by 6.2% to Rp966.5 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2019 compared with Rp909.7 billion in the previous corresponding period.
29 April 2019
Maybank Foundation has launched its Cashville Kidz Financial Literacy Programme 2019 in conjunction with the Cambodian Financial Literacy Day which was organised by the National Bank of Cambodia, in collaboration with the Association of Banks in Cambodia and Cambodia Microfinance Association.
26 April 2019
Maybank is expecting to record a 15% increase in ASB unit trust investments at the week-long Minggu Saham Amanah Malaysia 2019 in Sungai Petani, Kedah, totalling some RM120 million compared with RM104 million at the MSAM last year.
21 April 2019
Maybank will ensure that it continues to create sustainable value for its stakeholders in a rapidly changing operating landscape.
11 April 2019
Maybank is featuring its latest digital innovation, MAE - Maybank Anytime, Everyone - at the on-going Karnival Kewangan which is being held from 4-6 April 2019 at TH Hotel and Convention Centre in Kuala Terengganu.
04 April 2019
Australian Scott Hend prevailed in a dramatic finale to the US$3 million Maybank Championship at Saujana Golf & Country Club in Subang Jaya, Selangor, today when he came through with a playoff victory over Spain’s Nacho Elvira.
24 March 2019
Nacho Elvira, David Lipsky, Scott Hend, Jazz Janewattananond and Maximilian Kieffer were the leading lights on the course today as the third round of the Maybank Championship drew to a close.
23 March 2019
22 March 2019 – Fans at Saujana Golf & Country Club were treated to a Meet and Greet session with Manchester United and Barcelona football legends Nemanja Vidic and Luis Garcia, who also engaged in a friendly Takraw challenge, on the first day of the Maybank Championship.
22 March 2019
Saujana Golf & Country Club was a hive of activity yesterday afternoon, and the action did not only come from the pros who were busy practising and preparing for today’s Maybank Championship tee off.
21 March 2019
A formidable field has been announced for the Maybank Championship at Saujana Golf & Country Club in Shah Alam, Selangor happening from 21 to 24 March and includes a strong mix of experienced and young professional players.
15 March 2019
The Maybank Championship is Southeast Asia’s biggest golf tournament and among Malaysia’s top premier sporting events – but it is much more than just a golf event.
15 March 2019
Maybank today celebrated International Women’s Day 2019 with the launch of ‘RRRWARRR!!!: Maybank’s Emerging Women Artists Show 2019’ art exhibition.
08 March 2019
Maybank has reaffirmed its commitment in offering next-generation customer experience with the introduction of MAE - Maybank Anytime, Everyone – bringing to the market the first ever product which enables users to open an account via their mobile phone.
05 March 2019
The European Tour has confirmed that the Ryder Cup trophy will be in the Malaysian capital for a week when Europe’s winning captain from the 2018 tournament, Thomas Bjørn, and Padraig Harrington, recently appointed as European captain for the 2020 tournament in the United States, are in town for the Maybank Championship.
05 March 2019
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that it achieved a record profit before tax (PBT) of RM10.9 billion for the financial year ended 31 December 2018, up 8.0% from a year earlier boosted mainly by higher loans growth, lower overhead costs as well as lower provisioning.
26 February 2019
Some 60 paintings by children with Spinal Muscle Atrophy (SMA) and other disabilities and guest artists were showcased at Menara Maybank’s Balai Seni in conjunction with Maybank’s charity art exhibition.
19 February 2019
It was an unforgettable experience for 100 special guests from House of Joy, Sunteck Handicapped Welfare Home and students of SJK(C) Chiao Nan as they celebrated an exciting Chinese New Year filled with energetic sounds of drums, a heart-stopping Lion Dance and cultural performances at Menara Maybank.
15 February 2019
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia” or the “Bank”) today announced that its profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) for the financial year ended 31 December 2018 surged 21.6% to a new high of Rp2.2 trillion on the back of higher NII and continued improvement in asset quality.
14 February 2019
European Tour legends Thomas Bjørn and Miguel Ángel Jiménez have confirmed their participation in this year’s Maybank Championship, adding quality to the marquee field in Malaysia.
14 February 2019
Maybank has made it into the world’s top 500 brands for the first time, after it was named in Brand Finance’s Global 500 Brands – the only Malaysian bank and one of two Malaysian brands to be included in this prestigious listing. Maybank achieved a brand valuation of US$4.2 billion, a 32% increase from last year’s valuation of US$3.16 billion.
28 January 2019
Malaysia's representation in this year's Maybank Championship appears to be as good as it has ever been in a big international tournament.
24 January 2019
The Maybank Foundation and ASEAN Foundation today launched the regional capacity building and orientation workshop of the eMpowering Youths Across ASEAN in Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, targeted at 100 chosen young changemakers from the region who have gone through a rigorous selection process.
22 January 2019
Maybank today announced legends of golf and Major title winners, Ernie Els and Padraig Harrington, as among the star attractions who will be at the Maybank Championship at Saujana Golf & Country Club from 21-24 March 2019.
18 January 2019
Maybank Class One Officers (AMCO) & Association of Maybank Executives (AME), the Bank’s in-house unions representing the Executive to Senior Executive level and the Junior Officer level respectively, had recently signed their Collective Agreements (CA) for the period 1 January 2018 – 31 December 2020 with Maybank.
02 January 2019
Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) and Maybank today announced the launch of two new services to provide enhanced convenience and accessibility for ASNB customers to make investments via digital channels.
18 December 2018
Joy and laughter filled the halls of Menara Maybank as some 100 children from various homes were presented with Christmas gifts during the Maybank Group Christmas celebration held recently.
18 December 2018
Maybank has been recognised as the 2018 ‘Best Malaysian Organisation’ by Talent Corporation Malaysia Berhad (TalentCorp) through its Life At Work Awards 2018 programme.
13 December 2018
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that profit before tax (PBT) for the nine months ended 30 September 2018 rose 8.8% to RM7.81 billion from RM7.17 billion a year earlier, supported by higher net fund based income, disciplined cost management as well as a continued decline in impairments.
29 November 2018
Maybank Foundation, the CR arm of the Maybank Group launched its final art exhibition for the year entitled ‘PURE Painting: An Exposition of Non-Figurative Art’ at Balai Seni Maybank in Kuala Lumpur.
22 November 2018
Maybank Singapore Limited presents MSpace at Maybank, the first branch across the Maybank network that combines a café with modern banking services, serving the banking needs of a diverse client base.
13 November 2018
Maybank today announced that it has successfully completed the transfer of its Community Financial Services (CFS) business in Singapore from Malayan Banking Berhad, Singapore Branch (Maybank’s Singapore Branch) to Maybank Singapore Limited, a Singapore-incorporated subsidiary.
05 November 2018
The Budget is a plan for respectable growth while facing an uncertain global trade environment. On the one hand it needs to spur the country to a respectable growth in an environment constrained by global uncertainties from the trade war between US and China, while at the same time provide relief primarily to the B40, and ensuring a path towards zero fiscal deficit.
02 November 2018
The vibrant colours and energetic performances at Maybank’s Deepavali celebration stole the hearts of 100 specially invited children who attended this auspicious annual occasion at Menara Maybank today.
01 November 2018
Maybank and KFC Malaysia today announced a partnership to enable payments using Maybank QRPay at KFC restaurants, making the brand as the first largest quick service restaurant chain in Malaysia to offer the convenience of payment using QR codes through the Maybank App.
01 November 2018
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia” or the “Bank”) today announced that its profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) increased 3.4% to Rp1.5 trillion for the nine months period ended 30 September 2018, on the back of higher NII and improvement in provisioning level.
29 October 2018
Maybank Indonesia has successfully arranged Indonesia’s first ever Sharia hedging facility worth USD128 million for PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (“PT SMI”). The facility is in the form of a Foreign Currency Hedging iB.
25 October 2018
Maybank Foundation, the CR arm of the Maybank Group today launched the inaugural ‘Maybank Women Eco-Weavers Live Exhibition’ at Balai Seni Maybank in Kuala Lumpur.
18 October 2018
Maybank Foundation has expanded its Maybank Women Eco-Weavers centre in Laos with the addition of a hostel for the women who are being trained in this traditional skill.
12 October 2018
Maybank is pleased to announce that the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) has on 3 October 2018, granted the Bank approval to locally incorporate its Community Financial Services (“CFS”) business in Singapore.
04 October 2018
Maybank is pleased to announce two senior appointments in its investment banking arm, Maybank Kim Eng Group (MKE), effective 1 October 2018.
01 October 2018
University students from 80 countries across the world had a chance to experience first-hand the demands of employers today when they participated in the highly competitive Maybank GO Ahead Challenge (MGAC) which was held over the last four months.
26 September 2018
Maybank Foundation, the CR arm of the Maybank Group today launched the inaugural Kuala Lumpur World International Deaf Artist Exhibition at Balai Seni Maybank in Kuala Lumpur.
24 September 2018
Over 20,000 Maybank employees worldwide today commemorated the ninth Maybank Global CR Day where they engaged directly with the communities in their respective locations, by continuing to play a role in impacting lives and the environment through sustainable initiatives.
22 September 2018
With research showing that about 40%* of Malaysians do not plan ahead financially, Maybank has introduced new digital financial planning tools on its Maybank2u website to help customers plan their savings, monitor their insurance and keep up-to-date on their financial goals.
12 September 2018
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia) successfully held the international Maybank Bali Marathon (MBM) 2018 on Sunday in conjunction with National Sports Day, 9 September 2018 in Bali.
09 September 2018
In conjunction with the National Day and Malaysia Day celebrations, 13 local artists specialising in various mediums are offering refreshing takes on the realities of a Malaysian’s everyday life through the magic of art at an exhibition in Balai Seni Maybank.
03 September 2018
Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that profit before tax for the half year ended 30 June 2018 rose 15% to RM5.17 billion from RM4.49 billion a year earlier, on the back of higher operating income, lower impairments as well as reduced overheads as a result of better cost management.
30 August 2018
In a joint collaboration with 12 artists from all over Malaysia, Maybank Foundation – the philanthropic arm of the Maybank Group, officially opened “The Art of The Tiger” Exhibition in Balai Seni Maybank today.
10 August 2018
A signing ceremony for this partnership was held at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta today, which was witnessed by the Secretary-General of ASEAN, Dato’ Paduka Lim Jock Hoi, the Chairman of Maybank and Maybank Foundation, Datuk Mohaiyani Shamsudin, and the Chairman of the ASEAN Foundation’s Board of Trustees Ambassador Elizabeth P. Buensuceso. Signing on behalf of Maybank was its Group Chief Human Capital Officer, Nora Abdul Manaf while the ASEAN Foundation was represented by its Executive Director, Elaine Tan.
09 August 2018
Maybank has bagged top honours as GRADUAN’s Most Preferred Employer and Randstad’s Most Attractive Employer for Banking and Financial Services.
02 August 2018
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported that its profit after tax and minority Interest (PATAMI) reached Rp932.7 billion (≈ USD65.1 million) for the six months ended 30 June 2018 compared with Rp998.5 billion in the previous corresponding period.
27 July 2018
Maybank has maintained its position as the top bank brand in Malaysia based on the 2018 Brand Finance Banking 500 Brand Value Report issued by global brand valuation and strategy consulting firm, Brand Finance.
19 July 2018
The annual Maybank Group Staff’s Children Academic Excellence Award (MGSCAEA) saw 510 children of employees who scored excellent results in the 2017 public examinations, being presented with cash rewards totalling some RM228,800 this year.
12 July 2018
Maybank has entered into a strategic partnership with Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC) to provide up to RM2 billion of financing to small & medium sized enterprises (SMEs) via CGC’s portfolio guarantee (PG) scheme.
05 July 2018
Maybank today announced that its Board of Directors has resolved to exercise its right not to proceed with the implementation of the 16th Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) given the current softer equities market which has also affected its share price.
02 July 2018
In an effort to further boost the development of its wealth management personnel, the Maybank Group has signed a strategic partnership with Asia’s first centre of excellence for wealth management education, the Wealth Management Institute (WMI) of Nanyang Technological University Singapore (NTU Singapore) to establish the Maybank Wealth Management Academy (WMA) today.
25 June 2018
Maybank has chosen to celebrate Hari Raya this year through its “MYStories Raya 2018” campaign dedicated to showcase the power of humanity across ASEAN. This campaign is an extension of Maybank’s “MYStories” introduced for the Merdeka celebrations last year which depicted the sacrifices of selected individuals in the police and armed forces.
14 June 2018
Maybank is expecting a 100% increase of ‘e-Duit Raya’ transaction value this year compared to 2017, reaching some RM2.7 million compared with RM1.3 million last year.
13 June 2018
Maybank today announced the appointment of Michael Foong Seong Yew as Chief Executive Officer, International in addition to his role as Group Chief Strategy Officer with effect from 1 June 2018.
04 June 2018
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that profit before tax (PBT) for the first quarter ended 31 March 2018 rose 13.7% to RM2.56 billion from RM2.25 billion a year earlier, buoyed by higher fund and fee based income as well as a continued decline in impairments.
28 May 2018
Grab, the leading on-demand transportation and fintech platform in Southeast Asia, today announced a strategic partnership with Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets to drive the acceptance and usage of Grab’s new cashless payment method, the GrabPay mobile wallet.
21 May 2018
Maybank Asset Management Group Berhad (MAMG), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank), announced today the completion of its acquisitions of 100% equity interest in Amanah Mutual Berhad (AMB) and Singapore Unit Trusts Limited (SUTL) having received all the required regulatory approvals.
18 May 2018
Maybank wishes to announce the appointment of Dato’ John Chong Eng Chuan as the new Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Community Financial Services (CFS) effective 18 July 2018, taking over from Datuk Lim Hong Tat who will retire from Maybank effective that same day.
14 May 2018
Maybank has launched its ‘FutureReady' digital upskilling programme which aims to increase its employees’ digital literacy as well as equip them with capabilities that will ensure their relevance now and in the future.
06 May 2018
Maybank today launched a first-of-its-kind in the world Football Fan Game App in partnership with Manchester United, aimed at boosting its engagement level with cardholders, extending the digital capabilities and features of Maybank’s card offerings as well as strengthening its leadership in the cards business.
03 May 2018
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported that its operating income after provisions increased to Rp682.0 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2018 compared with Rp633.9 billion in the previous corresponding period, while profit after tax and minority Interest (PATAMI) stood at Rp463.1 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2018, slightly lower than the Rp490.1 billion previous quarter ended 31 March 2017. Gross operating income rose 3.6% to Rp2.5 trillion for the three months ended 31 March 2018.
27 April 2018
Maybank today launched a new mortgage scheme – Maybank MaxiHome Ezy - with the option of lower monthly repayments for the first 5 years as part of its efforts to provide home-buyers, particularly first-timers, with greater flexibility and affordability to own a home.
27 April 2018
Maybank expects the number of its online banking transactions to increase to 6.4 billion in 2018, aided by the new and reimagined Maybank2u website which will be launched to the public on 19th April.
17 April 2018
Maybank aims to continue leveraging growth opportunities across the region, as well as focus on managing liquidity, costs and risks effectively to ensure sustainable growth for FY2018 and beyond.
12 April 2018
A total of 31 women artists are showcasing their talents in a special art exhibition entitled ‘RRRWARRR!!!: Maybank’s Emerging Women Artists Show 2018’ in conjunction with International Women’s Day 2018.
09 March 2018
Extravagant performances, striking costumes and cheers from guests echoed at Maybank’s Menara Terrace as the Group brought the Chinese New Year celebrations to a close by hosting 100 children from three homes to a new year feast.
06 March 2018
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that it achieved record earnings for the financial year ended 31 December 2017 (FY17) on the back of stronger revenue from all its business segments and key overseas markets, significantly lower impairment losses as well as better management of its assets and liabilities.
28 February 2018
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today reported that its operating profit before provision increased to Rp4.6 trillion for the full year period ended 31 December 2017 compared with Rp 4.4 trillion in the previous corresponding year, while profit after tax and minority Interest (PATAMI) stood at Rp1.8 trillion in December 2017, slightly down from Rp1.9 trillion in December 2016. Gross operating income rose 5% to Rp10.4 trillion in December 2017.
26 February 2018
Maybank today announced the official appointment of two top Malaysian celebrities, Abdul Fattah and Nur Fazura as the Group’s official debit card brand ambassadors.
22 February 2018
Maybank Group Head of Community Financial Services, Datuk Lim Hong Tat said that this followed the encouraging response received over the past two years that the service has been offered for Chinese New Year.
13 February 2018
It is a very encouraging performance by the EPF to give a dividend rate higher than their target of 2% above the inflation rate of 3.7% last year.
11 February 2018
Maybank wishes to announce that it will be revising its Base Rate and Base Lending Rate effective 29 January 2018, in line with the increase in the Overnight Policy Rate.
28 January 2018
Maybank Championship set to take place at Saujana Golf and Country Club from 1-4 February 2018 will feature an extensive host of experiences for its guests to immerse themselves in.
22 January 2018
Maybank Group through its Corporate Responsibility arm, Maybank Foundation, has expanded its “Maybank Women Eco Weavers” programme to Laos making it the third country in Asean to have such an initiative.
19 January 2018
Maybank will be showcasing its soon-to-be-launched cashless mobile payment option using QR codes - called “Maybank QRPay” at the Karnival Kewangan Kedah 2018 to be held from 19-21 January 2018 at TH Hotel and Convention Centre in Alor Star.
18 January 2018
Maybank will be showcasing its soon-to-be-launched cashless mobile payment option using QR codes - called “Maybank QRPay” at the Karnival Kewangan Kedah 2018 to be held from 19-21 January 2018 at TH Hotel and Convention Centre in Alor Star.
18 January 2018
Maybank Championship announced today the top 15 professionals as well as amateur Malaysian golfers who will be taking part at the third instalment of the tournament this 1- 4 February 2018 at Saujana Golf and Country Club (SGCC).
16 January 2018
Part of its on-going commitment to developing excellence in golf across ASEAN, the appointment of Green - who was first appointed as Maybank’s ASEAN Ambassador in 2015 for a three-year commitment – will see the homegrown professional continuing to receive support from Maybank in further honing his skills and competing at an international level for another three years.
03 January 2018
Peals of laughter and shouts of joy by special children - who were mesmerised by magic shows, musical performances, and even a surprise visit from Santa - filled the lobby of Menara Maybank during the Maybank Group annual Christmas celebration held in Kuala Lumpur.
14 December 2017
Maybank today launched a pilot version of its cashless mobile payment option using QR codes - called “Maybank QRPay” – making it the first bank to introduce such a service in the country.
14 December 2017
Maybank Foundation, the corporate responsibility (CR) arm of Maybank, today launched Phase 3 of its special CR programme “Reach Independence & Sustainable Entrepreneurship” (R.I.S.E), targeting to expand this training scheme to another 4,000 participants in Malaysia and across the region.
07 December 2017
Maybank today said that its net profit for the nine months ended 30 September 2017 surged 23.0% to RM5.39 billion compared to a year earlier as the Group benefitted from the improving economic climate across the region.
30 November 2017
Maybank Islamic Berhad today launched HouzKEY - an innovative Rent-to-Own (RTO) product which is the first by a bank in Malaysia.
23 November 2017
Maybank today launched its facial and voice recognition security authentication service, namely Face ID and Voice ID for customers to access their entire portfolio of Maybank accounts via the Maybank2u App.
22 November 2017
Maybank today said that it would continue to capitalise on innovation to remain a leading player in the digital banking space, in line with its 2020 strategic objective of becoming the digital bank of choice in the region.
13 November 2017
Maybank today announced a six month moratorium on monthly instalment payments for loans and waiver of certain charges based on a case-to-case basis for customers in Penang affected by the floods.
07 November 2017
Maybank has clinched the Gold Award in the Banking, Investment and Insurance Category for the eighth consecutive year at the Putra Brand Awards 2017 – the people’s choice awards, held in Kuala Lumpur yesterday.
03 November 2017
Maybank today announced two new senior appointments in its Group Risk and Maybank Singapore operations. Dr John Lee Hin Hock who is currently Group Chief Risk Officer, will assume the post of Chief Executive Officer, Maybank Singapore effective 1 December 2017 while Gilbert Kohnke will be appointed Group Chief Risk Officer effective 1 November 2017.
01 November 2017
r tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of Rp1.4 trillion for the nine months of FY2017, a 12.0% increase from Rp1.3 trillion achieved in the first nine months of 2016.
30 October 2017
This budget continues to address the Government's present objective of boosting disposable incomes for the B40 to ease cost of living pressures and support consumer spending.
27 October 2017
It was an unforgettable experience for some 100 children from Tadika Pulau Carey (South and West), Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (Tamil) Pulau Carey (East, West & South) and Maybank staff as they came together to celebrate the ‘Festival of Lights’ in Menara Maybank.
16 October 2017
Maybank has registered a 91% rise in mobile banking monetary transactions in the first nine months of 2017, compared to over 40% via desktop, reaffirming the trend that mobile banking continues to gain momentum among Malaysian consumers.
15 October 2017
Maybank today launched its exciting co-brand partnership with FC Barcelona, bringing to the Malaysian market the “Maybank FC Barcelona Cards”. They are the first co-brand FC Barcelona cards in Malaysia, targeted at emerging affluent customers and aims to further cement the Bank’s leadership in the cards business.
10 October 2017
In every nation there are stories of Unsung Heroes. Stories of heroism unseen, sacrifices unknown, services that were rendered for no other reason than an intense love of country.
21 September 2017
ASEAN’s leading homegrown international golfing experience, the Maybank Championship, will return for a third edition to Saujana Golf & Country Club in 2018.
06 September 2017
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that net profit for the half year ended 30 June 2017 rose 29.9% to RM3.36 billion from RM2.59 billion a year earlier, buoyed by a 43.0% year-on-year (Y-o-Y) jump in second quarter earnings.
30 August 2017
Maybank, in collaboration with American Express, today launched the American Express Cash Back Gold Credit Card in Kuala Lumpur, bringing to the market Malaysia’s first credit card to offer unlimited cash rebates of minimum 1% for all spend charged to the card.
24 August 2017
Maybank and American Express today hosted their exclusive Membership Rewards Night 2017 at the Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, providing elite card members with spectacular offers and unbeatable value in Reward Points redemption.
23 August 2017
Over 300 Students from Sekolah Kebangsaan (Asli) Bukit Cheding - a school for Orang Asli children, members from the Malaysian Association for the Blind (MAB) and children from the Kiwanis Down Syndrome Foundation had an ‘up close’ encounter with some animals in Zoo Negara at the invitation of the Maybank Group in conjunction with the Maybank Global CR Day 2017 recently.
19 August 2017
In conjunction with the 60th Merdeka celebration, Maybank Foundation, the Corporate Responsibility arm of Maybank today launched a solo art exhibition by local artist, Badruddin Syah Abdul Wahab at the Balai Seni Maybank.
17 August 2017
Maybank today said that its Group loan-to-deposit ratio (LDR) is at a comfortable level of 94.7% as at end March 2017 and not 101% as stated in a Bloomberg report released Friday 11 August 2017.
13 August 2017
Maybank has been crowned the Best Banking Brand in Malaysia in Asiamoney’s inaugural best brands in finance survey 2017. According to the poll results, Maybank scored 40.98% -leading the way amongst other local banks.
09 August 2017
Maybank Foundation, the corporate responsibility arm of the Maybank Group, today launched a Tiger Art Exhibition, in conjunction with the upcoming Global Tiger Day 2017. The exhibition is being held to raise awareness for tiger conservation, through visual and creative arts.
25 July 2017
Some 200 children from four homes and a school in the Klang Valley were invited as special guests to two Maybank Hari Raya Open House events recently as part of the Group’s commitment to spread festive joy.
17 July 2017
Maybank has rolled out its first batch of Alipay-enabled merchant terminals in Malaysia, to facilitate contactless payments for the estimated 3 million tourist arrivals from China into Malaysia this year.
23 June 2017
Maybank’s Head of Community Financial Services Malaysia Datuk Hamirullah Boorhan said that the e-Duit Raya service, which was pioneered in 2015, saw close to RM2 million worth of transaction value during the Hari Raya celebration in 2016.
21 June 2017
In a bid to boost the further development and growth of FinTech in ASEAN, Maybank has launched a regional, collaborative FinTech Sandbox to provide opportunities for start-ups and innovators to develop and test new ideas.
06 June 2017
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, said that net profit for the first quarter ended 31 March 2017 rose 19.3% to RM1.7 billion from RM1.43 billion a year earlier, as it booked more loans, and benefitted from an improved net interest margin as well as substantially lower net impairment losses. Profit before tax was 16.5% higher at RM2.25 billion from RM1.93 billion a year earlier.
25 May 2017
Over 143 children of employees were presented Maybank Group cash awards and certificates at the annual Maybank Group Staff’s Children Academic Excellence Awards (MGSCAEA), held at Menara Maybank, Kuala Lumpur.
23 May 2017
Maybank has signed an agreement with Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) to formalise its appointment as a panel bank for PTPTN, and is targeting to serve some 60,000 new undergraduates by 2018.
11 May 2017
In a move to enhance staff benefits and further assist employees requiring support in fulfilling their financial needs, Maybank today announced that it will be offering 0% interest for the first RM100,000 on staff housing loans for selected categories.
28 April 2017
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia” or the “Bank”) today announced that net profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) for the first quarter ended 31 March 2017 was 10.4% higher at Rp490.1 billion compared with the previous corresponding period 31 March 2016, on the back of higher Net Interest Income (NII), effective cost management, healthy growth in corporate loans and continued outstanding performance in Sharia Banking.
27 April 2017
Maybank is expecting financing to the Retail Small and Medium Enterprise (RSME) segment to grow by 35% this year, compared with about 27% recorded last year. This will bring its total RSME loan portfolio to RM16.8 billion by end 2017.
25 April 2017
Maybank today launched a new payment gateway, Maybank2u Pay, targeted at supporting e-commerce entrepreneurs, particularly SMEs, to boost their businesses.
20 April 2017
Maybank will continue to focus on its Maybank2020 (M2020) strategic objectives announced last year, and confident they will steer the Group towards entrenching its position as one of ASEAN’s leading financial services providers, guided by its vision of “Advancing Asia’s Ambitions With You”.
06 April 2017
Maybank expects the value of banking transactions via its mobile platform to rise by over 50% this year to some RM25 billion, driven by the new Maybank2u app as well as the growth momentum achieved last year.
03 April 2017
Maybank has strengthened its brand position by being crowned as the most valuable Malaysian bank brand and among the top 5 ASEAN bank brands in the global brand rankings of the Top 500 Banking Brands 2017, published by the Global Brand Valuation and Strategy Consulting firm, Brand Finance.
30 March 2017
Maybank has entered into a strategic partnership with Ant Financial Services Group (Ant Financial) of China to provide Alipay users travelling in Malaysia with contactless payment service which can be used in various outlets ranging from high-end department stores, duty free outlets to hotels popular with Chinese visitors. This tie-up will provide a payment service that is swift, seamless and secure.
22 March 2017
Maybank today announced that it will offer extended maternity leave of up to 365 days for eligible female employees within the Group with immediate effect. This makes it the first bank in the country to offer such a maternity leave benefit for its employees.
08 March 2017
Maybank Chairman Tan Sri Dato’ Megat Zaharuddin bin Megat Mohd Nor today announced that he will be stepping down as a member of the Board of Directors of Maybank on 31 March 2017, after about twelve years on the Board, with the last seven and a half years as Chairman.
02 March 2017
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that it recorded sharply higher earnings of RM2.36 billion in the fourth quarter of FY16 (Q4FY16), buoyed by improved revenue arising from a pick-up in loans as well as robust fee income, and underscored by disciplined cost management which resulted in a smaller rise in overhead expenses.
23 February 2017
The halls of Menara Maybank were filled with joy shown by 100 specially invited guests at the Maybank Chinese New Year celebration held recently as they joined hands with staff to welcome the year of the Rooster.
21 February 2017
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia” or “the Bank”) today announced that it has delivered the highest ever PATAMI of Rp1.95 trillion for the financial year ended 31 December 2016, a 71.0% increase from Rp1.14 trillion achieved in the previous corresponding year.
16 February 2017
Fabrizio Zanotti eagled the final hole to card a nine under par final round 63 and claim his first victory in three years in stunning fashion at the Maybank Championship in Malaysia.
12 February 2017
Maybank is pleased to announce the appointment of Datin Paduka Jamiah Abdul Hamid as a Non-Executive Director.
31 January 2017
Maybank is expecting an increase of at least 25% in the number of e-Ang Pow transactions this Chinese New Year compared to 15,000 transactions valued at over RM1.6 million in 2016.
26 January 2017
Aspiring graduates in the region continue to recognise Maybank as the employer of choice having voted Maybank for four top accolades at the annual Malaysia’s Leading 100 Graduate Employers (M100) Awards, recently.
06 January 2017
Maybank and Western Union, a leader in global payment services, today announced the launch of the first digital remittance service in Malaysia via its Maybank2u (“M2u”) mobile banking App.
21 December 2016
Maybank expects its newly launched Maybank Samsung Pay in Malaysia to boost the number of customers using contactless payments among its cardholders by at least 100% by end 2017.
16 December 2016
When the action tees-off at Saujana Golf and Country Club from 9-12 February 2017, fans will get to follow not one but two holders of the prestigious Masters green jacket as Charl Schwartzel was announced today as the latest player getting ready for ‘Golf Like Never Before’ at the Maybank Championship 2017.
15 December 2016
Samsung Malaysia Electronics and Maybank today jointly announced the introduction of Samsung Pay in Malaysia beginning with an open beta service in Malaysia exclusively for Maybank cardholders.
09 December 2016
‘Tis the season to be jolly’ - It was a momentous Christmas celebration filled with acts of giving for over 90 children from five homes in the Klang Valley when they each not only received Christmas goodie bags, but were given the chance to ‘Pay it Forward’ at the Maybank Christmas celebration held in Kuala Lumpur yesterday.
07 December 2016
Maybank today held the first-of-its-kind eMpoweringTalents@Cambodia event, as part of its ongoing commitment to accelerate the development of skilled talents as well as
help create a sustainable human capital pipeline for the country’s banking industry.
01 December 2016
Maybank has today reaffirmed its commitment to support the continued pursuit of more ASEAN golf champions with the announcement of an all new ASEAN category in next year’s Maybank Championship to be held from 9-12 February at Saujana Golf and Country Club.
29 November 2016
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that it saw stronger performance in the third quarter of this year compared with the preceding two quarters, with Q3FY16 profit before tax (PBT) rising 55.1% over Q2FY16 and 3.1% over the corresponding period last year.
25 November 2016
Maybank has introduced the Maybank Wealth App - the first bank in Malaysia to offer a first-of-its-kind mobile application catered specifically for its Private Wealth and Premier Wealth customers in Malaysia.
17 November 2016
Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and charitable bodies now have a new avenue for fundraising – thanks to MaybankHeart, a new social fundraising platform in Malaysia – which enables them to reach out to a wider audience in supporting their causes.
09 November 2016
Maybank Group through its vehicle for Corporate Responsibility, Maybank Foundation, today launched “Maybank Women Eco Weavers” a regional economic empowerment program for women eco weavers.
02 November 2016
Over 2,000 students of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) grabbed the chance to participate in a series of innovative learning interventions organised by Maybank Group at their Main Campus in Sintok, Kedah.
01 November 2016
Maybank has introduced another option for presenting cash gifts to loved ones during this Deepavali celebration through its ‘DeepaMONEY’ online service.
27 October 2016
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia or the Bank) today announced that it has delivered net profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of Rp1.3 trillion for the nine months to September 2016, a 118.4% increase from Rp592.2 billion achieved in the first nine months of 2015.
24 October 2016
First and foremost, we are very happy to see that the Government remains focused on fiscal discipline and consolidation. Reducing further the budget deficit to 3% of GDP next year reflects the Government’s unwavering commitment to achieve a near-balanced budget by 2020.
21 October 2016
“All hands in the air and just dance away” - these were among fun moments at Maybank’s Deepavali event where some 100 children from Tadika Pulau Carey (West & South), Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (Tamil) Pulau Carey (East, South & West) and Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Pulau Carey were invited to celebrate the festive occasion.
20 October 2016
Maybank has been presented the “Brand of the Year” award for the third consecutive year at the World Branding Awards held in London - the only brand accorded this recognition under the Banking category for Malaysia.
28 September 2016
Maybank Foundation has extended its R.I.S.E (Reach Independence & Sustainable Entrepreneurship) Programme to Labuan, targeting to build the capabilities of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), through a structured training and mentoring programme.
25 September 2016
Maybank recently won two awards at the National Women in Leadership Summit and Exhibition 2016.
23 September 2016
The world’s leading golfers, including a contingent of ASEAN’s best professional golf players, are expected to make a return to the 2017 Maybank Championship Malaysia from the 9th – 12th February 2017 at the Palm Course, Saujana Golf & Country Club.
05 September 2016
Maybank has entered into a strategic partnership arrangement today with Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC) to avail up to RM1.5 billion of financing to the small & medium sized enterprises (SMEs) via CGC’s portfolio guarantee scheme- the largest ever amount in Malaysia to support local SMEs in growing their businesses further.
02 September 2016
Maybank has officially launched its latest digital offering – the Maybank Samsung Pay mobile wallet facility – as part of its strategy to strengthen its digital presence across the region.
30 August 2016
Over 18,000 Maybank employees worldwide recently commemorated the seventh Maybank Global CR Day engaging directly with the communities in their respective locations through various corporate responsibility initiatives.
22 August 2016
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that it continued to register solid growth in income for the half year ended 30 June 2016 despite the continuing global economic slowdown, although net profit was impacted by higher provisions for loan impairments.
25 August 2016
Over 200 employees from Maybank’s Group Risk Division came together for a good cause today as part of Maybank’s Global CR Day to continue their quest in providing assistance to the neighbourhood of Keramat AU2.
20 August 2016
Over 18,000 Maybank employees worldwide today commemorated the seventh Maybank Global CR Day engaging directly with the communities in their respective locations through various corporate responsibility initiatives.
20 August 2016
Maybank has clinched the Gold Award in the Banking, Investment and Insurance Category for the 7th consecutive year at the Putra Brand Awards 2016 held in Kuala Lumpur.
16 August 2016
McDonald’s Malaysia has partnered Malaysia’s largest bank, Maybank, to offer cashless payment options at its restaurants nationwide in line with Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) vision to transform Malaysia into a cashless society by 2020.
10 August 2016
“Laughter, smiles, cheers and togetherness” were among the emotions felt by some 100 specially invited children from three homes who were guests at the annual Maybank Group Staff Raya Celebration 2016 at Laman Menara Maybank recently.
04 August 2016
Maybank has announced the appointment of two new independent directors to its Board, namely En Nor Hizam bin Hashim and Dr Hasnita binti Dato’ Hashim.
01 August 2016
In conjunction with the Global Tiger Day, Maybank Foundation collaborated with World Wide Fund for Nature Malaysia (WWF-Malaysia) to increase awareness for tiger’ protection globally through the #ThumbsUpForTigers digital campaign.
29 July 2016
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia” or the “Bank”) today announced that its profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) surged 121.2% to Rp858 billion for the first semester ended 30 June 2016 from Rp388 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 30 June 2015.
28 July 2016
Maybank brand ambassador Gavin Green, receiving a “roaring” wish from Maybank Chairman Tan Sri Megat Zaharuddin Megat Mohd Nor, for his upcoming trip to Brazil.
28 July 2016
Maybank today officially launched Malaysia’s first mobile wallet payment convenience called MaybankPay - targeting to register at least 20,000 users within the first year.
21 July 2016
Maybank today announced that it will be revising its Base Rate and Base Lending Rate effective 15 July 2016, in line with the decrease in the Overnight Policy Rate by Bank Negara Malaysia.
14 July 2016
Maybank has introduced its Mobile Banking App in Cambodia – the first bank in the Kingdom to offer an App with Augmented Reality and QR Code Reader.
04 July 2016
Maybank has jointly led a consortium of lenders to provide the first syndicated Shariah-compliant construction financing in New York City totalling US$219 million for the development of a luxury residential tower in Manhattan.
27 June 2016
Maybank is expecting at least a six-fold increase in the number of ‘e-Duit Raya’ transactions via its online channels this year compared to the festive period in 2015.
21 June 2016
Some 368 Malaysians will be participating in the Maybank Bali Marathon to be held on 28 August this year – nearly 30% higher than the 286 who registered last year. They make up over 5% of the runners from 39 countries who have been confirmed for the event, which will be held in the district of Gianyar in the renowned holiday island of Bali, Indonesia.
14 June 2016
Maybank is pleased to announce three senior management appointments in the Group effective 1 July 2016.
06 June 2016
A total of 50 students received the much coveted Maybank scholarships for 2016 which will see them sponsored fully for their pre-university, and subsequent tertiary studies, at top foreign and local universities.
02 June 2016
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets said today that it continued to book strong growth in revenue, registered better net interest margin as well as slower overheads growth in the first quarter of 2016, although it had to contend with the impact from the economic volatility on some of its customer segments.
27 May 2016
Maybank Foundation has extended its R.I.S.E (Reach Independence & Sustainable Entrepreneurship) Programme to Sabah, targeting to build the capabilities of 200 Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the State, through a structured training and mentoring programme.
24 May 2016
Maybank clinched the ‘1Malaysia Best Employer Awards 2016’ in the ‘Large Company/GLC’ category in conjunction with this year’s National Workers Day, themed 'Skilled Workers Drive the Economy' held recently at the Dewan Tun Razak Hall, Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC).
13 May 2016
Maybank clinched fifteen awards at the Human Resources’ Asia Recruitment Awards 2016 held in Hong Kong, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur recently - as well as for the Malaysia Best Employer Awards 2015-2016 in Kuala Lumpur reaffirming its position as one of the top employers in the region.
06 May 2016
On behalf of Maybank as well as the Association of Banks in Malaysia, I would like to extend our heartiest congratulations and best wishes to YBhg Datuk Muhammad bin Ibrahim on his appointment to the distinguished position of Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) effective 1 May 2016.
27 April 2016
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia” or the “Bank”) today announced that its profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) increased by 73.7% to Rp444 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2016 from Rp256 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 31 March 2015.
26 April 2016
Maybank has opened a branch in Shenzhen - its fifth in Greater China - as it seeks to leverage on the strong trade and investment flows between ASEAN and the region.
18 April 2016
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said at its Invest ASEAN conference that it aims to tap the significant opportunities in the ASEAN infrastructure market, said to be worth some USD110 billion per year.
14 April 2016
Building on from its 2015 milestone achievements, Maybank has outlined its 2020 strategic objectives aimed at being ASEAN’s leading financial services provider.
07 April 2016
Maybank is pleased to announce some changes in chairmanship of its key subsidiaries, following the retirement of some directors.
28 March 2016
The largest perpetual Sukuk issuance globally by a non-bank, the largest Ringgit perpetual Sukuk to be issued to-date and the first perpetual Sukuk globally based on the Shariah principle of Wakalah
24 March 2016
Maybank Asset Management Sdn Bhd (Maybank AM) has emerged as proud winners of Asia Asset Management Best of the Best Awards for Country category 2015, in the categories of Best Islamic Product and Rising Star.
23 March 2016
The Maybank Foundation today launched a partnership with World Wide Fund for Nature Malaysia (WWF-Malaysia) to support the organisation’s ongoing tiger conservation efforts in the Belum-Temengor Forest Complex which started in 2007.
21 March 2016
Maybank has come out top in 12 categories of a global Wealth Management poll undertaken by Euromoney, one of the most notable annual recognitions in the industry.
16 March 2016
Maybank recently launched its new corporate office in Cambodia – the 10-storey Maybank Tower – symbolising the Group’s continued commitment to supporting the economic development in the country.
14 March 2016
Maybank intends to aggressively expand its financing to the Retail SME (RSME) segment across the region following its success in Malaysia which has seen it record compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 30% in loans since the full roll out of the RSME model in 2013.
10 March 2016
Maybank has expanded its network in Lao PDR with a second branch in the capital Vientiane, boosting its support for the local financial services sector as well as enabling it to tap into the potential of one of ASEAN’s fastest expanding economies.
08 March 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The Maybank Championship Malaysia held at the prestigious Royal Selangor Golf Club from 18 – 21 February 2016 was a resounding success with Marcus Fraser emerging as the winner of the inaugural tournament.
07 March 2016
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that Group net profit for the financial year ended 31 December 2015 rose 1.8% from RM6.72 billion a year earlier to RM6.84 billion, aided by a 14.6% rise in net operating income for the year.
25 February 2016
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia or the Bank”) today reported that its net profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) reached Rp1.14 trillion for the financial year ended 31 December 2015, a sharp increase of 60.9% from the previous corresponding year.
23 February 2016
It was truly an unforgettable event as the halls of Menara Maybank echoed with the cheers of its employees, sounds of drum percussions, traditional oriental music and acrobatic movements of the ‘Lion Dance’ at the Maybank Group Chinese New Year celebration.
22 February 2016
Marcus Fraser gave a short-game masterclass as he carded a closing 68 to win the inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia in a dramatic finish at Royal Selangor Golf Club.
21 February 2016
Golf wasn’t the only thing that received full support during the on-going Maybank Championship Malaysia (MCM) as partners of the event, also came together to show their support for tiger conservation.
19 February 2016
Maybank aims to further strengthen its leadership in online banking with the introduction of several new services on Maybank2u (M2u).
16 February 2016
Local standouts Danny Chia and Nicholas Fung hope to produce more cheers for the crowds when they challenge for the inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia title which starts in a fortnight.
05 February 2016
Maybank today unveiled the specially-commissioned Maybank Championship Malaysia Trophy at a special press event held at the Hilton Kuala Lumpur. Officiating the ceremony was Tan Sri Dato’ Megat Zaharuddin Megat Mohd Nor, Chairman of Maybank.
03 February 2016
Maybank Championship Malaysia today announced the participation of four ASEAN professionals - George Gandranata (INA), Koh Dengshan (SIN), Michael Tran (VIE), Zaw Zaw Latt (MMR) – at this year‟s Maybank Championship Malaysia. Previously announced players that will be competing this year include Louis Oosthuizen, Martin Kaymer, Danny Willet, Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Thongchai Jaidee.
29 January 2016
The Maybank Championship Malaysia today announced the top 15 professional and amateur Malaysian golfers who will tee-off at the inaugural golf tournament from February 18th – 21st, 2016 at the Royal Selangor Golf Club (RSGC).
22 January 2016
Maybank has come up with a modern day twist to some of the much loved Chinese New Year (CNY) traditions of presenting ‘ang pows’ and acquiring ‘crisp new notes’ for festive giving – even if a loved one is far beyond Malaysian shores.
21 January 2016
Maybank Championship Malaysia today announced that current World No.19 Danny Willett of England as well as leading Asian players, Thongchai Jaidee and Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand have confirmed participation at the inaugural golf tournament to be held at the Royal Selangor Golf Club (RSGC) from 18th – 21st February 2016.
20 January 2016
Maybank is once again providing opportunities for companies involved in Finance Technology (Fintech) from around the world to partner with the Bank.
14 January 2016
The Sabah Commercial Banks’ Association (SCBA) and Sabah Banking Employees’ Union (SBEU) signed the 14th Collective Agreement(CA) recently in Kota Kinabalu.
06 January 2016
Aspiring graduates in the region continue to recognise the Maybank brand as employer of choice with Maybank winning four awards at the annual Malaysia’s Leading 100 Graduate Employers (M100) Awards in Malaysia and another five awards at the inaugural regional HR Innovation Awards 2015, in Hong Kong recently.
21 December 2015
There will be more than golf on the plate at the Maybank Championship Malaysia 2016 as renowned International Celebrity Chef Anis Nabilah has taken up the challenge to create the first signature sandwich for an international professional golfing event in Asia.
16 December 2015
It was a Christmas celebration with a “surprise” for 100 children from five homes in the Klang Valley when they each received a “surprise in a bag” at the Maybank Christmas celebration held in Kuala Lumpur.
14 December 2015
Maybank has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China UnionPay Merchant Services (China UMS) to tap into the burgeoning card payments market in China. This market is estimated to be worth at least RMB14 trillion per year and is growing at some 26% annually.
30 November 2015
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that profit before tax (PBT) for the third quarter ended 30 September 2015 (Q3FY15) rose 7.1% to reach RM2.38 billion, raising the Group’s PBT for the nine months of FY2015 to RM6.78 billion or 1.4% higher from a year earlier.
26 November 2015
Maybank became the first bank to officially formalise its partnership with Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) in efforts to further boost start-ups across the region; stemming from a series of engagements and joint initiatives since April 2015.
23 November 2015
A total of 29 Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) who attended a five-month intensive training programme in art, proudly received their graduation certificates today at a ceremony held at Balai Seni Maybank in Kuala Lumpur.
19 November 2015
Maybank has expanded its Wealth Management business with the opening of a new Private Wealth Centre in Kuching, Sarawak.
16 November 2015
Maybank today announced the first of several innovations for the upcoming Maybank Championship Malaysia 2016 golf tournament that will be held here from 18 February – 21 February 2016.
11 November 2015
“Music, dances, laughter and friendship”- these were among many of the unique emotions felt at the Festival of Lights celebration hosted by Maybank in Kuala Lumpur where the Group ushered in the Deepavali festivity together with special school children and senior citizens from Selangor.
09 November 2015
Malaysia’s Maybank Asset Management Group Berhad (“Maybank AM”) today cemented a partnership with global specialist infrastructure fund manager, Hastings Management Pty Ltd, to provide investors with Shariah-compliant infrastructure investment opportunities in the Asian region.
06 November 2015
It was all about women’s empowerment at the recent Maybank Health, Empowerment and Richness (H.E.R) Day as over 1000 women turned up recently for this community event organised by Maybank Group.
05 November 2015
Malayan Banking Berhad (“Maybank”) has successfully established a U.S. Commercial Paper (“Notes”) Programme (“CP Programme”) on 27 October 2015. Under the CP Programme, Maybank New York Branch may issue, from time to time, Notes up to a maximum aggregate amount outstanding at any time of USD500 million in nominal value.
03 November 2015
PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (“Maybank Indonesia” or the “Bank”) formerly known as PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII”) today announced that its net profit for the nine months period ended 30 September 2015 increased by 70.7% to Rp592 billion from Rp347 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 30 September 2014.
29 October 2015
The Budget rightfully addressed the escalating cost of living that directly affects the middle and low income groups, by adding more basic food and medicines to be zero-rated and exempted under GST; raising BR1M, Minimum Wage and civil service starting pay and minimum pension; increasing several personal income tax allowances that have not changed for many years, and building affordable housing.
23 October 2015
GlobalOne today announced that they had
secured the approval of the Sports Commissioner of Malaysia under the auspices of the
Ministry of Youth and Sports, for the inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia 2016.
15 October 2015
Maybank has officially launched its Myanmar operations, aiming to focus on transaction banking, corporate lending and treasury services as part of its objective to establish itself as a leading cross-border bank in Myanmar.
05 October 2015
Maybank today announced that it has completed the sale of its entire equity interest in Maybank (PNG) Limited (MPNG) and Mayban Property (PNG) Limited (MPPNG) to Kina Ventures Ltd pursuant to the share sale agreement (SSA) entered into on 18 May 2015
30 September 2015
Maybank has been awarded the Brand of the Year 2015, its second consecutive year of recognition at the World Branding Forum (WBF) held in London recently. Maybank was again the only brand accorded this recognition under the Banking category for Malaysia.
28 September 2015
Maybank has again won the Best Malaysian Organisation Award at the Life at Work Awards 2015 for the Malaysian Organisation Category. Last year, Maybank clinched this top award in the same category. The Awards evaluates local and global organisations under different categories.
22 September 2015
Maybank has teamed up with global technology powerhouse SAGE to collaborate in a new digital banking solution for SMEs in Malaysia that will enable them to undertake instant electronic payments via online and mobile banking channels directly from their Accounting and Payroll modules.
17 September 2015
Maybank today launched another first-of-its kind digital application in Malaysia, ‘Snap & Donate’ where customers are now able to contribute to charitable beneficiaries just by taking a picture of the charitable organisation’s logo on their mobile phones and then making a contribution directly to it via Maybank2u.
14 September 2015
Around 22,000 Maybank employees worldwide today commemorated the sixth Maybank Global CR Day where they engaged directly with the communities in their respective locations, and helped continue impacting their lives and/or the environment through sustainable initiatives.
05 September 2015
The Maybank Group today announced that net profit for the half year ended 30 June 2015 rose 3.4% from a year earlier to RM3.28 billion, aided by a 10.8% year-on-year (Y-o-Y) increase in net operating income, to RM9.88 billion.
27 August 2015
Maybank today unveiled a new branch banking concept targeted at Gen Z and millennial students at university campuses known as Maybank@Campus. The first such “campus lounge” named Maybank@Monash was launched at Monash University Malaysia, Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya.
17 August 2015
Maybank premier golfing event in 2016 to be held at Royal Selangor Golf Club
10 August 2015
Following the success of Maybank Foundation’s pilot phase of its RISE (“Reach Independence & Sustainable Entrepreneurship”) programme, the Foundation today launched its Phase 2 which aims to reach out to 1,800 people in three countries, 70% of which will comprise Persons With Disabilities (PWDs).
05 August 2015
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth-largest bank by assets, marked another milestone today when it became the first and only Malaysian bank to open a branch in Myanmar.
03 August 2015
Maybank announced today that it will be holding its inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia (MCM) Golf tournament in February next year.
31 July 2015
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced that its Profit After Tax and Minority Interests (PATAMI) increased 13.9% to Rp388 billion for the first semester ended 30 June 2015 from Rp341 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 30 June 2014 despite the macro economic slow down.
30 July 2015
Maybank is confident that ASEAN will see a quantum leap in technology startups as more businesses in the region seek to expand their digital presence and grow their revenue by using non-traditional channels.
23 July 2015
Maybank Investment Bank (Maybank IB) was named Best Investment Bank in Malaysia at the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2015. It was also recently named the Best Domestic Equity House in Malaysia by Asiamoney’s Best Domestic Bank Awards.
22 July 2015
Maybank has formed a tie up with KASIKORNBANK PCL, the fourth largest commercial bank in Thailand by assets, to establish and develop a long-term strategic partnership for
mutual benefit in the area of transaction banking as well as to tap into business opportunities arising from the forthcoming formation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).
15 July 2015
Maybank has pioneered the use of biometric authentication in mobile banking with the introduction of its Quick Touch service on the Maybank2u app. The service allows customers to access their accounts and check their balances using fingerprints on their mobile devices for authentication.
13 July 2015
Maybank is offering customers ‘electronic’ options for giving duit raya this year as part of its efforts to promote a cashless society and offer customers added convenience for festive gifting. The Group today introduced a new e-Duit Raya facility via Maybank2u and the Maybank Raya Gift Card, the first of their kind in Malaysia.
08 July 2015
Three lucky winners have driven off with a brand new Toyota Hilux each for winning the Maybank campaign for Small Medium Enterprise (SME) and Business Banking customers.
03 July 2015
Maybank today handed over RM 7.75 million worth of Zakat payments to 11 State zakat agencies at a Majlis Iftar Kumpulan Maybank held at Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan in Kuala Lumpur.
26 June 2015
Maybank today launched its 11th annual Treats Fair in Kuala Lumpur, targeting to achieve over RM23 million in sales, more than 10% rise from the RM21 million recorded in 2014. A total of 275,000 visitors is expected, up from the 260,000 last year.
11 June 2015
Maybank Foundation today presented its annual Maybank Group Scholars Awards to 66 new deserving top students as part of its ongoing corporate responsibility commitment towards education.
10 June 2015
The Maybank Group has an extensive network of 2,400 offices in 20 countries around the world with over 47,000 employees serving more than 22 million customers.
01 June 2015
The Maybank Group today announced that it has delivered first quarter net profit of RM1.70 billion, a 6.2% increase from the RM1.60 billion achieved in the first quarter of 2014, as a healthy rise in fee income coupled with robust loans growth boosted performance across all its business pillars.
28 May 2015
Maybank won the Grand Winner Award for Best In House Corporate Recruitment at the Asia Recruitment Awards 2015 for Malaysia. In the 22 award categories, Maybank also picked up the most wins.
26 May 2015
Maybank today announced that it will offer discounted charges for remittances to Nepal, bringing the cost down to only RM5 per transaction. This represents a discount of between 50-90% on the various remittance modes available.
22 May 2015
The 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) represents the “last miles” towards Vision 2020, and as such it is no surprise that the key macroeconomic targets to become a high-income economy such as the per capita income level of around USD15,000 by 2020 and the private sector-led and services-driven real GDP growth of 5%-6% p.a. over the next five years are reiterated.
21 May 2015
Maybank today announced that it has entered into a share sale agreement (SSA) with Kina Ventures Ltd and Kina Securities Ltd of Papua New Guinea, for the proposed disposal of Maybank’s entire equity interest in Maybank (PNG) Limited (MPNG) and Mayban Property (PNG) Limited (MPPNG) to Kina Ventures.
18 May 2015
A joint effort by the MERCY Malaysia and the Maybank Foundation brought much relief to the community in Barangay Nasunugan, following the successful reconstruction of the Nasunugan Elementary School that was severely devastated by Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013.
12 May 2015
Maybank Asset Management (“Maybank AM”) Sdn Bhd, the asset management arm of Maybank Group, together with its sister company, Maybank Islamic Asset Management (“MIAM”) today launched the first Islamic equity fund under Asean passport framework.
05 May 2015
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced that its profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) increased 33.5% to Rp255.6 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2015 from Rp191.5 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 31 March 2014.
29 April 2015
Malayan Banking Berhad (“Maybank”), the fourth largest banking group in ASEAN by assets, successfully launched its inaugural Samurai bond issuance, raising JPY 31.3 billion (equivalent to approximately USD261 million) with a three and five year tenor.
24 April 2015
Maybank has garnered over RM0.5 billion in new deposits with more than 60,000 accounts opened during its “CASA Balance Transfer” and “Rewards & Bonus 2” campaigns organised recently.
21 April 2015
Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (“Maybank IB”), Public Islamic Bank Berhad (“Public Islamic”) and RHB Islamic Bank Berhad (“RHB Islamic”) today entered into an agreement with Impian Bebas Sdn Bhd to provide a 15-year, RM1.08 billion Syndicated Islamic term financing (“Syndicated ITF”).
20 April 2015
The Maybank Foundation has assisted more than 280 people with disabilities reach their dreams of becoming successful entrepreneurs via their economic empowerment Corporate Responsibility programme called “Reach Independence & Sustainable Entrepreneurship” (R.I.S.E) in collaboration with People System Consultancy.
18 April 2015
Maybank today launched two new digital banking applications - Maybank Treats and Maybank Property Finder Apps – bringing to the South East Asian markets first-of-its-kind convenience for customers.
15 April 2015
Malayan Banking Berhad (“Maybank”), the fourth largest banking group in ASEAN in terms of size and assets, successfully submitted its Securities Registration Statement to Kanto Local Finance Bureau in Japan on 7th April 2015 for its inaugural samurai bond issuance.
10 April 2015
Maybank will mark another milestone with the official opening of a new branch in Kunming this week, making it the first Malaysian bank and one of only two South East Asian banks to have a presence in Yunnan Province in Southwest China.
07 April 2015
CIMB and Maybank today announced that their respective investment banking arms, CIMB Investment Bank Berhad (“CIMB”) together with Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (“Maybank IB”) have entered into an agreement with Cititower Sdn Bhd (“Cititower”) for a 20-year RM3.2 billion syndicated Islamic term financing (“Syndicated ITF”).
01 April 2015
Goods and Services Tax (GST) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) For Retail Customers
01 April 2015
Maybank is pleased to announce the appointment of Mohd Suhail Amar Suresh bin Abdullah as Group Chief Technology Officer and a member of its Group EXCO effective 1 April 2015.
27 March 2015
Maybank was the only Malaysian-founded financial institution to be included in an annual research conducted by Brand Finance for its Global 500 League Table Report 2015 and was named the “Best Bank Brand in Malaysia” in the similar report.
23 March 2015
Well-known celebrities, corporate executives as well as junior and former national badminton players were made to sweat it out on the courts in Kuala Lumpur today as Maybank hosted “Smash and Donate”, a charity event held in conjunction with the upcoming Maybank Malaysia Open (MMO) Badminton 2015.
22 March 2015
Maybank won Best Retail Bank in Malaysia award for 2015. The bank received the award at The Asian Banker’s International Excellence in Retail Financial Services 2015 Awards ceremony, held in conjunction with the region’s most prestigious retail banking event, the Excellence in Retail Financial Services Convention. The ceremony was held at the Capella, Singapore on March 19th 2015.
19 March 2015
During the 2014 Budget announcement, the Malaysian Government confirmed that a Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be implemented in Malaysia, to replace the existing sales and service tax. Based on the Goods and Services Tax Act 2014 (GST Act 2014), GST will be applicable effective 1 April 2015 at a rate of 6%.
16 March 2015
Maybank is committed to see further growth in Retail Small and Medium Enterprise (RSME) financing in 2015 after recording a strong 43% rise to RM7.5 billion in 2014.
05 March 2015
Menara Maybank was enlivened with drums thundering throughout the whole lobby area and adorned with red lanterns as Maybank celebrated the Lunar New Year together with the elderly from selected homes.
04 March 2015
Malaysia’s premier annual golf tournament may have ended with the crowning of a new champion, but Maybank’s mission to help continues with the Maybank Malaysian Open (MMO) raising over RM130,000 to be donated to the flood victims in the East Coast.
27 February 2015
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced that Group net profit for the financial year ended 31 December 2014 (FY14) reached another record of RM6.72 billion, lifted by a strong 11.5% rise in net earnings for the fourth quarter of FY14.
26 February 2015
Maybank today announced the launch of Malaysia’s first ever “Quick Balance” service within the Maybank2u app, designed to enrich its mobile banking value proposition.
23 February 2015
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today reported that operating profit before provision reached Rp 2.87 trillion for the full year period ended 2014 compared with Rp 2.90 trillion for the full year period ended 2013, while Net profit after tax and minority Interest (PATAMI) stood at Rp 699 billion in December 2014 compared with Rp 1.5 trillion in the same period of the previous year.
11 February 2015
From ‘Q’ School on the European Tour to top forty in the world in less than six months, it has been a life changing experience that Anirban Lahiri will never forget.
08 February 2015
As part of its on-going efforts to help residents affected by the recent floods in several parts of Malaysia, Maybank Foundation today made a contribution of RM100,000 to the Tabung Bencana NSTP-Media Prima at a special event held in conjunction with the Maybank Malaysian Open at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC)
06 February 2015
Maybank has partnered with Maxis Berhad to launch the Maybank mPOS service which enables SMEs to leverage the benefits of wireless payment mobility for business growth.
26 January 2015
In conjunction with the 10th anniversary of the Maybank Malaysian Open (MMO), the prestigious national Open golf tournament is set to entertain spectators with a wide range of activities for families and challenge seekers.
23 January 2015
This is a good time to relook at the external environment which has been quite volatile over the recent period, and which is having a significant impact on our economy.
20 January 2015
Asia Miles, Asia’s leading travel and lifestyle reward programme and Maybank, Southeast Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today announced a new partnership enabling Maybank Cardmembers in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and the Philippines to redeem Asia Miles with their TREATS Points.
19 January 2015
Maybank today launched the first ever movie theatre in South East Asia for the visually challenged in Kuala Lumpur in collaboration with Malaysian Association for the Blind (MAB), known as the Maybank – MAB Cinema.
15 January 2015
MERCY Malaysia would like to extend its deepest appreciation to Maybank Foundation for generously donating RM400,000.00 for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of a surau affected by the floods in Kuala Krai as well as the Nasunugan Elementary School in Ormoc City which was affected by the Super Typhoon Haiyan in 2013.
12 January 2015
To mark Maybank’s tenth (10th) Anniversary as title sponsor of the world class Asian Tour and European Tour co-sanctioned event, the Maybank Malaysian Open 2015 set the stage with the introduction of the Maybank Malaysian Open Medal (MMO Medal) tournament in collaboration with nine (9) notable golf clubs nationwide, majority with the history of hosting this leading national Open.
12 January 2015
Maybank today announced the allocation of RM300 million in special emergency financing facilities to aid its existing loan customers in flood affected areas in Malaysia.
09 January 2015
Maybank today announced that it has set its Base Rate (BR) at 3.20% effective 2 January 2015. The Islamic base rate for Maybank Islamic is also set at 3.20% effective the same date.
02 January 2015
Maybank (Cambodia) Plc. has launched its latest service, Maybank Premier Wealth, a new branded segment designed to cater to affluent customers in Cambodia through personalized and comprehensive financial solutions.
30 December 2014
Maybank today has announced that it will offer a 6 month moratorium on instalment payment for loans and waiver of certain charges based on a case-to-case basis for customers who are affected by the flood in various states in Malaysia immediately.
23 December 2014
Maybank has achieved another first in the Malaysian market with the launch of the Maybank Visa payWave Micro Tag – a new and convenient way for payments riding on the Visa payWave technology but through the use of a Micro Tag.
22 December 2014
Asia’s Favourite Thongchai Jaidee joins stellar cast at the Maybank Malaysian Open 2015
22 December 2014
Some 140 children from four different orphanages had a magical start to their Christmas celebrations when they were mesmerized by magic tricks performed by a trio of magicians during the annual Maybank Christmas celebration at Menara Maybank.
17 December 2014
MERCY Malaysia has been closely following the progress of Typhoon Hagupit (also known locally as Typhoon Ruby) across Central Philippines.
11 December 2014
Maybank has been recognised again for the second year running, as the only Malaysian-founded organisation to be listed alongside 26 other globally recognised companies in the Towers Watson Global High Performing Company Norm - an internationally acclaimed benchmark for high performing organisations.
10 December 2014
Maybank will celebrate its 10th year as title sponsor of the Malaysian Open with the confirmed participation of 2010 US Open Champion Graeme McDowell and recent Ryder Cup Captain (Europe) Paul McGinley.
04 December 2014
Malayan Banking Berhad (“Maybank”), the fourth largest banking group in ASEAN, successfully launched an inaugural GreTai Securities Market (“GTSM”) listed transaction in Taiwan, Republic of China, raising USD500million from professional institutional investors. This is issued out of Maybank’s existing USD 5 billion Multi-Currency Medium Term Note Programme and is Maybank’s first 30 year callable zero coupon notes.
28 November 2014
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today said that that Group profit before tax (PBT) for the nine months ended 30 September 2014 rose 1.7% from a year earlier to RM6.68 billion as higher net fund-based income, lower overheads and lower impairment losses were mostly offset by lower fee-based income.
26 November 2014
S. Siva Chandran carded a brilliant three-under 69 to confirm his spot at the Maybank Malaysian Open 2015, successfully overcoming a competitive field of Malaysian players; at the Maybank Malaysian Open 2015 National Qualifiers held at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club today.
19 November 2014
With four coveted spots at the Maybank Malaysian Open up for grabs, there was much on the line for the national hopefuls who converged at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club for the two-day National Qualifier which started today.
18 November 2014
Maybank today launched M2U Visa Direct, a first of its kind remittance service in Malaysia that offers an innovative alternative to sending money to beneficiaries in over 200 countries.
18 November 2014
Maybank sweeps the board at Malaysia’s Leading 100 Graduate Employers Awards, picking up the Graduate Employer of the Year Award and a host of other Awards
13 November 2014
Maybank is targeting to facilitate some RM5 billion worth of trade financing to Malaysian-based small & medium enterprise (SME) exporters in the next 3 years through the newly launched myTrade2Cash, a centralised online trade financing service offered through its collaboration with Dagang NeXchange Berhad (DNeX).
31 October 2014
Maybank has been awarded the ‘Brand of the Year’ award at the World Branding Forum in London recently. Maybank was the only brand accorded in the Banking category under the National winners' for Malaysia.
29 October 2014
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today reported that operating profit before provision for the nine month period ended 30 September 2014 reached Rp 2.05 trillion compared with Rp1.92 trillion in the same period of last year or an increase of 6.7%.
22 October 2014
It is not every day that you can get the Group President and CEO of Maybank to attend the same “Bollywood” dance class as you do, let alone share the same stage, so it was a memorable day for 86 special children who had that opportunity at a Deepavali gathering hosted by the Maybank Group at Menara Maybank in Kuala Lumpur.
17 October 2014
Maybank has extended its agent banking services to POS Malaysia’s Tasik Chini branch in Pahang. Agent banking services enable customers to undertake banking activities at designated POS Malaysia’s offices namely over-the-counter transactions such as cash deposits, cash payments, cash withdrawals and repayment for loan/hire purchase/credit card.
16 October 2014
Comments from Datuk Abdul Farid Alias, Group President & CEO of Maybank and Chairman of the Association of Banks Malaysia on Budget 2015
10 October 2014
Maybank was recently ranked as one of the Top 3 companies in Malaysia and Top 100 companies in Asia with the highest sustainability performance. The Sustainability Ranking was undertaken by Channel NewsAsia and is the first of its kind in Asia.
08 October 2014
Maybank, the fourth largest bank by assets in ASEAN, has been granted a banking license to open a branch office, according to the official announcement by the Central Bank of Myanmar (“CBM”) today.
01 October 2014
Employees from Group Human Capital undertake initiatives for People with Learning Disabilities
27 September 2014
Maybank Group President & CEO, Datuk Abdul Farid Alias has said that it is imperative for Malaysian companies, whether operating in the domestic market or expanding abroad to understand how foreign laws can impact them.
24 September 2014
The upcoming BII Maybank Bali Marathon 2014 which will be held in Gianyar, Bali this Sunday, 14 September will see the participation of over 230 Malaysians among the over 4400 runners from 43 countries who have registered for the event.
11 September 2014
Maybank to push growth through innovative digital banking App Transaction value to rise 30% from RM13 b per month boosted by new M2u App
08 September 2014
Champion Team of Maybank Go Ahead Challenge Takes Home USD40,000 cash
After 168 hours of exceptional grit and tenacity in the 7-day International Grand Finals, <Team Star Wars> is crowned Champions of MGAC 2014
01 September 2014
Maybank is pleased to announce the appointment of Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir as its Group Head of Global Banking (GB), effective 1 October 2014.
29 August 2014
Maybank 1HFY14 pre-tax profit up 5.7% to RM4.45 b on sustained international, consumer business growth
28 August 2014
Returning for its 8th consecutive year, the Maybank American Express Membership Rewards Night 2014 is one of the most exclusive loyalty programmes event in Malaysia.
19 August 2014
Maybank Group has increased its presence in Singapore with the launch of its insurance arm. Etiqa Insurance Pte. Ltd. has commenced operations and will sell its life insurance products at Maybank’s 22 branches in Singapore.
12 August 2014
Excitement ignited today as the International Grand Finals of the Maybank GO Ahead.
11 August 2014
Maybank and ICAEW sign first-of-its-kind collaboration
Integrates the prestigious ACA qualification for Global Maybank Apprentice Programme talents
31 July 2014
Maybank is tapping further into the premium card segment with the introduction of its new Maybank Visa Signature credit card, bringing to the market Malaysia’s first credit card to offer both cash back on a daily basis as well as flexibility to convert Treats points into cash.
30 July 2014
BII Continues to Record Strong Loan Growth of 25% YoY Although Results Impacted by NIM Compression and Stringent Provisioning
24 July 2014
Maybank introduces M2U Pay ‘Snap&Sell’, a first of its kind innovative mobile application that enables individuals the convenience of selling their products anywhere and at any time on social media platforms.
17 July 2014
Maybank today announced that it will be revising its deposit and base lending rates effective 16th July 2014, in line with the increase in the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) by 25 basis points.
11 July 2014
Maybank Cambodia Plc. opened a new branch in Ta Khmao, Kandal Province, reinforcing the Bank’s commitment to expand its footprint across the nation and provide the Cambodian community with convenient access to banking services.
09 July 2014
Maybank is helping Malaysians gain greater accessibility to books through its recent contribution of 500 e-books to Perpustakaan Negara Malaysia (PNM), the first such collaboration between the national library and a corporation in Malaysia.
08 July 2014
Maybank has launched a new campaign - Premier 1 Account Campaign – the first-of-its-kind account in Malaysia to reward customer loyalty with additional interest of up to 1.5% per annum which is paid over and above the prevailing Premier 1 account interest, simply for conducting day-to-day transactions with the bank.
30 June 2014
Datin Hajjah Nawal binti Hj. Salleh, Deputy Director (Management), Examination Syndicate, Ministry of Education Malaysia today launched the international award winning animated TV series, CashVille Kidz Season 2, in 3D.
20 June 2014
Maybank is expecting sales at its TreatsFair 2014 to rise by at least 15% to over RM23 million in view of the many special offers to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of this annual event this year.
19 June 2014
Maybank Foundation today presented its annual Maybank Scholarship Awards valued at RM2.5 million, to 65 deserving students as part of its ongoing corporate responsibility commitment towards education.
17 June 2014
Maybank’s Indonesian banking unit PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII”) has announced that the third BII Maybank Bali Marathon will return on 14 September 2014.
05 June 2014
Dr. John Lee, Group Chief Risk Officer of Maybank has been named Risk Manager of the Year by The Asian Banker. The award recognises emerging best practices and the best run risk management teams in financial institutions in the Asia Pacific and Middle East regions.
02 June 2014
Maybank, one of Asia’s leading financial services group, today reported that net profit for the first quarter ended 31 March 2014 was 6.3% higher at RM1.60 billion, aided by enhanced performance in its consumer and international businesses as well as continued cost management initiatives under its Strategic Cost Management Programme. Group profit before tax (PBT) for the quarter rose 3.8% to RM2.21 billion compared with the RM2.13 billion a year earlier.
29 May 2014
Maybank, the fourth largest bank in South East Asia by assets, has successfully launched an inaugural TOKYO PRO-BOND Market listed transaction (“Pro-Bond”), raising JPY 31.1 billion (equivalent to circa USD 305 million) with a three year tenor. This is the first Pro-Bond issued out of the issuer’s USD 5 billion Multi-currency MTN programme.
23 May 2014
Maybank Group today reaffirmed its commitment to the Hospital Selayang’s Liver Transplant Centre with a further contribution of RM1 million. This on-going support is to assist the hospital to continue providing affordable liver transplants and other treatment for patients with liver diseases.
12 May 2014
Maybank Foundation today presented special incentive awards for academic excellence to top students in four primary schools in Selangor under its PEERS (Promoting Educational Excellence in Rural Schools) programme.
07 May 2014
Maybank today apologised for the delays customers are experiencing in the processing of transactions at its Malaysian branches, which arose owing to a technical problem affecting its branch teller systems.
06 May 2014
Maybank is expecting its debit card billings to rise by over 20% this year to RM7 billion, boosted by the introduction of its new Maybank Visa Platinum Debit card – the first Visa Debit Platinum card enabled with Visa payWave in Malaysia.
30 April 2014
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced it continued to record strong loan and deposit growth in the first quarter of 2014.
29 April 2014
Maybank GO Ahead. Challenge 2014, an exciting international business case competition offers the brightest young minds from Malaysia, ASEAN and across the globe the opportunity to exhibit their potential in a multi-discipline and multi-national initiative with world-class experience, specially designed and organised by a truly regional financial services provider, Maybank.
24 April 2014
Maybank grabbed a double win when it received two international Corporate Responsibility awards recently.
24 April 2014
Maybank is expanding into the deferred annuity market through its ‘Smart Retirement Xtra’ Plan, the first-ever deferred annuity insurance plan in Malaysia made available through the Bancassurance channel.
22 April 2014
Lee Westwood marched to a convincing seven-stroke victory for his first title in two years after a flawless four-under-par 68 at the Maybank Malaysian Open on Sunday.
20 April 2014
The Maybank Malaysian Open Star players – Lee Westwood, Louis Oosthuizen, Thongchai Jaidee and Matteo Manassero – delighted 180 golfers when they competed in the Pro-Am today.
16 April 2014
It’s the start to an exciting week where we see high skills, top talent and robust sportsmanship with the much anticipated Maybank Malaysian Open (MMO) 2014 now upon us.
15 April 2014
Golfers who attended the final leg of the Maybank Corporate Challenge at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC) on April 9, 2014 were pleasantly surprised to have the company of two Malaysian professionals, Chong Chee Meng and Roger Loo and rising amateur Galven Green (younger brother of Malaysia’s number one amateur Gavin Kyle Green) to inspire them.
11 April 2014
Maybank won two prestigious awards, the Best Retail Bank Malaysia Country Award 2014 and the Best Automobile Lending Business Award for Asia 2014 by The Asian Banker, a provider of strategic business intelligence for the financial services community in Asia which also published The Asian Banker Journal.
10 April 2014
Datuk Lim Hong Tat, Head Group CFS and CEO of Maybank Singapore has been named the 'Retail Banker of the Year 2014' by The Asian Banker, a leading provider of strategic business intelligence for the financial services community in Asia which also publishes The Asian Banker Journal since 1997.
10 April 2014
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09 April 2014
The buildup to one of Asia’s most anticipated national opens, the Maybank Malaysian Open 2014 continued with the third leg of the Maybank Corporate Challenge which took place at The Orchard Golf Club in the Philippines on March 21.
01 April 2014
Gavin Kyle Green will spear head the Malaysian amateurs challenge in the US$2.75 million Maybank Malaysian Open 2014 which is staged at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KGCC) from April 17-20.
24 March 2014
Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC) and
Maybank today sealed a new Portfolio Guarantee (PG) agreement reflecting their
commitments to enhance access to financing for all levels of small and medium
enterprises’ (SMEs) in the country.
18 March 2014
Italian Matteo Manassero and Thailand’s Thongchai Jaidee will join Lee Westwood and Louis Oosthuizen when the Maybank Malaysian Open 2014 tees off at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC) from April 17-20.
12 March 2014
The second round of the Maybank Corporate Challenge was held at the Damai Indah Golf’s BSD Course, Indonesia on March 1, just two weeks after the successful first round was held at Singapore’s Sentosa Golf Couse.
04 March 2014
South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen, who won the Maybank Malaysia Open crown in 2012 by three strokes, is returning for this year’s event.
27 February 2014
Maybank, a leading financial services group in Asia, today reported that profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the financial year ended 31 December 2013 rose 14.0% to a new high of RM6.55 billion on the back of a solid performance from its businesses across Asia, higher loans growth as well as improved cost management initiatives.
27 February 2014
Three Maybank esteemed customers earned the perfect gift of playing at the championship course at the Maybank Malaysian Open when they topped the first leg of the Maybank Corporate Challenge at Sentosa Golf Couse in Singapore.
20 February 2014
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”), Maybank’s commercial banking unit in Indonesia, today announced a profit after tax and minority interests (PATAMI) of Rp1.55 trillion for the full year ended 31 December 2013, a 28% increase from Rp1.2 trillion in the previous corresponding period ended 31 December 2012. This is the Bank’s highest achievement in PATAMI for full year.
19 February 2014
Kemarol Baharin led the way to clinch an entry into the Maybank Malaysian Open 2014 as he topped the Maybank Malaysian Open – National Qualifiers at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC) today.
19 February 2014
Maybank today announced that it will be offering a six month moratorium on monthly installment payment for loans and waiver of certain charges based on a case-to-case basis for customers in Sabah affected by the flood.
19 February 2014
The lunar year celebration was brought to a joyful close by Maybank last week through Double ‘Horseperity’ celebrations held in the Klang Valley.
18 February 2014
Kenneth De Silva and Mohd Amli Mohiyadeen led a tight leaderboard after shooting identical one-over par 73s on the opening day of the National Qualifiers for the Maybank Malaysian Open 2014 at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC) today.
18 February 2014
Maybank celebrated the Year of the Horse with double celebrations in the Klang Valley this year.
14 February 2014
Maybank has appointed John Chong as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Maybank Kim Eng Group and Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (Maybank IB) with immediate effect.
13 February 2014
England’s Lee Westwood, who stunned the golf world when he won the Malaysian Open in 1997, has confirmed his entry for the Maybank Malaysian Open 2014.
12 February 2014
Maybank is now able to offer customers across China trade financing in Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) – making it the first bank to offer such a facility in the country.
04 February 2014
The prestigious Maybank Malaysian Open will once again return to the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC), this time from April 17-20, 2014 and with local hopes at an all-time high.
24 January 2014
Maybank is the first and only Asian organisation to be included in the Towers Watson Global High Performing Company Norm, which serves as an internationally recognised benchmark for high performing organisations.
23 January 2014
Maybank has established an emergency day care centre for children of employees, aimed at providing drop-in emergency childcare facilities or backup childcare services.
16 January 2014
Maybank has launched its Cardless Withdrawal service via ATMs - bringing to the market Malaysia’s first such service where cash withdrawals can be made without any ATM card.
06 January 2014
A group of 24 disabled artists are showcasing their artistic talents in a special exhibition at Balai Seni Maybank in Kuala Lumpur. The exhibition, entitled “Nukilan Jiwaku”, features 48 paintings on the theme ‘Freedom’. It will be held until 20 December 2013.
12 December 2013
The lobby of Menara Maybank was filled with the melodious voices of children singing Christmas carols when Maybank brought early Christmas cheer to some 100 children in a party filled with fun activities, great food and presents.
18 December 2013
Maybank today announced that it will offer a six-month moratorium on a case-to-case basis for monthly instalment payments of loans, as well as waiver of certain charges for customers affected by the floods in the various States in Malaysia.
05 December 2013
Three lucky Maybank Cardmembers today drove home luxury cars after being named as grand prize winners in the Bank’s “Win Your Dream Car” campaign.
05 December 2013
Kamaludin Ahmad has been officially appointed Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Ageas Holdings Berhad, including Etiqa Insurance Berhad and Etiqa Takaful Berhad, effective 1 December 2013.
04 December 2013
Maybank today announced the coveted winners of the „Maybank Photography Awards 2013‟ in a special prize presentation ceremony in Kuala Lumpur. The photo competition which was held from 1st July – 30th August 2013 garnered over 67,000 entries from all across Asia.
27 November 2013
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today reported that profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the nine months ended 30 September 2013 rose 12.5% from a year earlier to RM4.82 billion, aided by a pickup in momentum in the third quarter (Q3).
21 November 2013
Dr. John Lee, Group Chief Risk Officer of Maybank has been named the „Bank Risk Manager of The Year‟ by Asia Risk, the only Asia-based publication which covers derivatives and risk management. The Asia Risk magazine has been recognising institutions for excellence in risk management since 2000.
14 November 2013
Maybank, has contributed RM1,000,000 to the Philippine Red Cross in aid of relief efforts for the victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan. The Group operates in the Philippines via its subsidiary Maybank Philippines Inc. which has 69 branches.
14 November 2013
2,500 people from all walks of life laced up for tigers today at the Maybank Wild Tiger Run, organised by the Malaysian Conservation Alliance for Tigers (MYCAT).
09 November 2013
Maybank has identified at least four new areas to expand into, as part of its strategy to boost its operations in the United States. These include transaction banking, asset management, fixed income distribution as well as Islamic banking.
07 November 2013
Maybank's newly acquired Indonesian asset management unit, which was today launched and introduced as PT Maybank GMT Asset Management (“Maybank GMT” or “the Company”), aims to be amongst the top 10 players in terms of Asset Under Management (“AUM”) in Indonesian by 2017.
07 November 2013
There was a glow of happiness on the faces of children from Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (Tamil) Pulau Carey Selatan and Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (Tamil) Pulau Carey Barat as the festival mood set in when they were feted by Maybank senior management team and employees at a Deepavali celebration at Menara Maybank, Kuala Lumpur.
06 November 2013
Maybank Cambodia Plc. has opened four new branches in Cambodia, bringing its total network in the country to 16 branches. The branches, which are located in Serey Sophorn, Chroy Changvar, Obek Kaorm and Kampuchea Krom, extends Maybank’s reach further into the provinces as well as in the capital city Phnom Penh.
01 November 2013
The Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Najib Razak, today officiated the launch of Maybank Islamic Asset Management (“Maybank Islamic AM” or “the Company”) at the World Islamic Economic Forum (“WIEF”) in London.
31 October 2013
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced a profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of Rp1.1 trillion for the nine months ended 30 September 2013, a 19% increase from the same period a year earlier.
28 October 2013
Comments on Budget 2014 by Datuk Abdul Farid Alias,
President & CEO of Maybank and Chairman of the Association of Banks in Malaysia
25 October 2013
The badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) and Maybank is pleased to announce that Malaysia will be hosting the first ever prestigious “Maybank Malaysia Open Superseries Premier 2014” at Putra Indoor Stadium in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur to be held from 14-19 January 2014.
24 October 2013
Bank Internasional Indonesia (BII) a member of the Maybank Group, today officially launched its first branch in Mumbai, extending the Group’s regional commercial banking platform further into South Asia.
21 October 2013
Deputy Education Minister, Datuk Mary Yap Kain Ching today launched the CashVille Kidz Season 2, an animated TV series, jointly produced by Maybank Foundation & MoneyTree (M) Sdn Bhd and approved as well as endorsed by the Ministry of Education.
08 October 2013
Bank Internasional Indonesia (BII), a key subsidiary of the Maybank Group, today announced that Taswin Zakaria has been identified to be appointed as its President Director.
30 September 2013
Over 21,000 Maybankers worldwide today participated in the fourth annual Maybank Global CR Day involving themselves in some 90 community initiatives.
28 September 2013
Over 21,000 Maybank employees will go out to work this Saturday 28 September 2013 to undertake community work in the Group‟s fourth annual Maybank Global CR Day initiative.
25 September 2013
Maybank Investment Bank (IB) today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Tengku Dato’ Zafrul Tengku Aziz has resigned from the company.
24 September 2013
Today Maybank announced its support for the first-ever run for the Malayan tiger organised by the Malaysian Conservation Alliance for Tigers (MYCAT). The Maybank Wild Tiger Run will be held at Bukit Jalil Park on 9 November 2013.
17 September 2013
Maybank today announced that the President Director of PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (BII), Dato Khairussaleh Ramli has tendered his resignation from BII, to return to Malaysia for personal reasons.
04 September 2013
In a bid to help raise funds for underprivileged children,Maybank Foundation recently joined hands with other corporate organisations to support the XtraMile Run 2013.
29 August 2013
The Grand Finals of the nation’s most prestigious business apprenticeship competition, the Maybank GO Ahead.
26 August 2013
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today reported that profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) rose to RM3.07 billion for the six months ended 30 June 2013, buoyed particularly by a stronger second quarter.
21 August 2013
The Board of Directors of Malayan Banking Berhad ("Maybank") today announced that Datuk Abdul Farid bin Alias will be appointed as the President and Chief Executive Officer (“PCEO”) of Maybank, effective 2 August 2013.
02 August 2013
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced a profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of Rp681 billion for the first six months 2013, an increase of 15% from the same period a year earlier.
29 July 2013
The Maybank Global Banking (GB) team made the decision to change its usual practice of sending out festive hampers to corporate clients for this year‟s Hari Raya Aidilfitri.
25 July 2013
Maybank Foundation today continued its charity initiatives by celebrating the children, single mothers and underprivileged families of Kampung Kerdas, Gombak, Kuala Lumpur.
18 July 2013
About 120 patients, their families and staff of Hospital Selayang Liver Transplant Center were treated to a buka puasa hosted by Maybank Foundation (MF) at the hospital today.
12 July 2013
Bank Internasional Indonesia (BII), one of Maybank Group’s key overseas subsidiaries, today commenced its Mumbai Branch operations in India to tap significant business potentials between India and the ASEAN region.
10 July 2013
Etiqa Insurance Berhad (“Etiqa Insurance”), the insurance arm of Maybank Group, today issued its maiden Tier-2 Capital Subordinated Bonds of RM500,000,000 (“Subordinated Bonds”).
05 July 2013
Maybank TreatsFair, the nation’s largest one-stop instant redemption event for its regional cardmembers, has returned for its ninth consecutive year with more offerings and prizes.
04 July 2013
The region's most prestigious business talent recruitment competition, The Maybank GO Ahead. Challenge, held its National Qualifier today in Maybank's Headquarters in Kuala Lumpur.
02 July 2013
The Maybank Security Guards Safety Association (KPPKMB) has signed a new collective agreement (CA) with Maybank, which will see them enjoying, amongst others, a 10% salary adjustment and a host of other improved benefits.
01 July 2013
Maybank Foundation today awarded full scholarships to 51 deserving students to pursue their dreams locally or abroad at top public and private universities for 2013.
24 June 2013
Maybank today launched its latest service, Maybank ASPIRE, a new branded segment offering designed to cater to affluent customers through a comprehensive suite of financial solutions.
12 June 2013
A total of 305 Malaysians will be participating in the upcoming BII Maybank Bali Marathon 2013 to be held on 16 June 2013.
10 June 2013
Maybank today announced that Encik Mohamed Rafique Merican Mohd Wahiduddin Merican has been appointed as Officer-in-Charge of the Bank effective 5 June 2013.
04 June 2013
Maybank has expanded its Overseas Mortgage Loan Scheme to include purchases of residential properties in three new markets – namely Sydney, Perth and Singapore.
28 May 2013
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today reported that profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the first quarter ended 31 March 2013 rose 11.8% to RM1.51 billion, compared with RM1.35 billion in the corresponding quarter last year. Group profit before tax (PBT) for the quarter was 12.3% higher at RM2.13 billion from RM1.89 billion a year ago.
23 May 2013
Maybank Foundation today contributed RM 80,000 to the Make-A-Wish Malaysia, to fulfill the dreams of 10 children with life-threatening medical conditions.
20 May 2013
Maybank for the first time today unveiled the Menara Maybank LEGO® model which stands tall in Miniland at LEGOLAND® Malaysia.
18 May 2013
Press Statement by Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, President & CEO of Maybank
15 May 2013
The Board of Directors, management and staff of Maybank wish to congratulate Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, President and CEO of Maybank, on his appointment as Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department.
15 May 2013
More than 550 children of Maybank employees are awarded with the Maybank Group Staff‟s Children Academic Excellence Awards this year, with cash awards totaling over RM300,000.
13 May 2013
The Tabung Wira Lahad Datu Media Prima received a boost today when Maybank Foundation handed over a contribution of RM210,000 to the Fund at a special presentation event held in Sri Pentas, Petaling Jaya.
02 May 2013
Maybank today expanded its successful co-brand partnership with Manchester United (MU), bringing to the market the “Maybankard Visa Infinite Manchester United” card.
29 April 2013
Maybank’s Indonesian banking unit PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced a profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of Rp309 billion for the first quarter ended 31 March 2013, an increase of 16% from the same period a year earlier.
25 April 2013
Abdul Wahid Omar, president and CEO of Maybank has been named the winner of The Asian Banker Leadership Achievement Award 2013 for Malaysia. Under his leadership, Maybank Group has also been recognized as The Best Managed Bank in Malaysia.
23 April 2013
Three lucky customers emerged winners in the Maybank Amanah Saham Bumiputra (ASB) investment Campaign 2012, grabbing cash prizes ranging from RM20,000 to RM100,000 while another eight winners took home RM5,000 each.
19 April 2013
Maybank today launched Maybank2u Pay, a payment gateway to facilitate purchases at blog shops, offering not only fast and safe transactions, but also a convenient and reliable online shopping experience.
16 April 2013
To tap into potential of the luxury goods market, Maybank has launched Luxury Edition, a single premium closed-ended investment-linked insurance plan in Malaysia.
09 April 2013
Maybank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Institute of Bankers Malaysia (IBBM) to enable its Group employees to enroll into world class certified professional courses offered by the Institute.
03 April 2013
To our customers, shareholders and business partners, we at Maybank are grateful to you for your continued support.
28 March 2013
Maybank is the first ASEAN bank to adopt Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 platform for its corporate mobile banking application, Maybank2E-Regional Cash.
26 March 2013
Thai golfer Kiradech Aphibarnrat continued his masterful performance at the Maybank Malaysian Open 2013, finishing one stroke ahead of the competition to win the Seagram Cup with a score of 13 under par.
24 March 2013
Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat birdied the ninth hole to hold a one-shot edge over second round clubhouse leaders Wu Ashun of China and former Masters winner Charl Schwartzel of South Africa at the prestigious Maybank Malaysian Open 2013 today.
22 March 2013
Eight of Maybank’s corporate clients teed off with Star Players Luke Donald, Padraig Harrington, Matteo Manassero and Charl Schwartzel today in a once-in-a-lifetime “Star Experience for Charity” golf game as part of a charity initiative for the Maybank Malaysian Open 2013.
19 March 2013
Targeted mainly at fans of Superman as well as teenagers and young adults, the Maybankard Visa Superman Debit card is ideal for this segment as it fits with their lifestyle and is able to help them adopt good financial management practices.
14 March 2013
With less than 2 weeks to the Maybank Malaysian Open 2013, preparations are well underway at the beautiful Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (KLGCC).
12 March 2013
At nineteenyears of age, Gavin Green is one of Malaysia's rising golf stars. Having already proven his prowess with several impressive wins on the amateur circuit, Gavin hopes to turn in a strong performancein this year’s Maybank Malaysian Openwhich will be held at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club from March 21 to 24.
11 March 2013
After the intense 2-day Maybank Malaysian Open National Qualifier round last week where the professionals battled it out for a spot in the prestigious event, GlobalOne today announced the 6 amateur golfers who will also take part in the event, to complete the 22 slots allocated for Malaysian golfers.
07 March 2013
Maybank today commemorated International Women’s Day by hosting a forum which aimed to examine issues pertaining to competition at the workplace and empowering women to use their strengths in supporting the organisation’s growth.
07 March 2013
Four proud professional golfers namely Sasidaran Muthiah, Kemarol Baharin, Mohd Hanafiah Mohd Jamil and P.Gunasegaran claimed the coveted slots at today’s Maybank Malaysian Open 2013 – National Qualifier with a gross total score of 142, 144, 146 and 146 respectively and are on their way to share the course with some of the world’s and region’s top golfers at the prestigious Maybank Malaysian Open 2013 this March.
27 February 2013
With only four coveted spots at the Maybank Malaysian Open up for grabs this year, the 51 Malaysian professional golfers really put their game on at the challenging golf course of Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club during day one of the Maybank Malaysian Open – National Qualifier.
26 February 2013
Maybank has bagged 8 out of nine awards related to private banking services in a poll undertaken by Euromoney recently.
26 February 2013
Cashville Kidz is an exciting animated series that teaches children about important money management habits. It premiered on Channel 610 of Astro on 20 February 2013.
26 February 2013
Maybank, South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets, today reported a record profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of RM5.74 billion for the year ended 31 December 2012, surpassing its ROE target of 15.6% with an achievement of 16%.
21 February 2013
Maybank ushered in the Lunar Chinese New Year with an underprivileged elderly group from Ti-Ratana as well as a number of physically & mentally-challenged individuals from the House of Joy.
19 February 2013
Maybank’s Indonesian banking unit PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII”) has announced that the second BII Maybank Bali Marathon will be held on 16 June 2013.
07 February 2013
Maybank and the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) today hosted a welcome reception for the Maybank Malaysia Open Team 2013.
15 January 2013
Maybank today announced the appointment of John Chong as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Investment Bank (Maybank IB) and Mohd Suhail Amar Suresh Abdullah as Executive Vice President & Head of Virtual Banking & Payments, Maybank.
07 January 2013
Maybank has expanded its network in Cambodia with the opening today of its 12th branch in the country, located at the Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone (PPSEZ).
31 December 2012
Maybank today announced that it will be offering a moratorium on monthly installment payment for loans as well as waiver of certain charges based on a case-to-case basis for customers in Terengganu, Kelantan, Pahang and other areas which are affected by floods
28 December 2012
Maybank employees brought Christmas joy to 80 children from five homes namely Desa Amal Jireh, Ray of Hope, Rumah Sayangan, Persatuan Kebajikan Kanak-Kanak Corner Stone and Persatuan Kebajikan Yesuvin Mahligai (YM) Selangor.
19 December 2012
The Professional Golf of Malaysia (PGM)–Maybank Tour Players Championship, which offers RM300,000 in prize money, will serve as an entry path for local professional golfers to participate in the Maybank Malaysian Open (MMO) 2013.
18 December 2012
The High Networth & Affluent Banking segments will continue to constitute a growing portion of Maybank’s consumer banking sector next year, with 5 new Private Banking Centres and 8 new Lounges in the pipeline for 2013.
17 December 2012
Tung Thian Lai and Puteri Caroline Mohamad Kamel were each rewarded with RM50,000 in a Maybank Gold Investment Account (MGIA) for being the lucky winners in the first phase of the campaign ended 30 September 2012.
13 December 2012
Maybank is targeting to raise RM300 million through its latest single premium and capital guaranteed investment-linked insurance plan, AUSpicious10 by the time the fund closes on 28 December 2012.
03 December 2012
Maybank today introduced its “Maybank One Solution”, a new bundled offering via kiosk banking concept that not only provides a new experience for customers but also aims to cement the Group’s leadership in the domestic retail banking segment.
28 November 2012
Maybank recently hosted the ‘Maybank Photography Awards’. This creative contest marks the first time that a Malaysian bank has ever organised a photography competition of this magnitude in Malaysia.
24 November 2012
Maybank Group today successfully closed two regional syndication and a bilateral loan facilities totaling US$1.15 billion in Manila for Genting Hong Kong Limited ("Genting HK")and its affiliate, Travellers International Hotel Group Inc ("Travellers") which are the developers of the Resorts World project in Manila.
23 November 2012
Maybank, ASEAN’s fourth largest banking group by assets, today launched its Regional Cash Management System (RCMS) to tap into Asia’s fast growing cash management market, which is projected to be worth over USD$162* billion by 2014.
23 November 2012
Thirty Maybank security personnel today received their certificates confirming them as Auxiliary Police Officers, after successfully completing a rigorous nine-week training session at the Police Training Academy in Kuala Lumpur.
14 November 2012
Maybank today reported profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of RM4.29 billion for the nine months ended 30 September 2012, up 18.2% from the RM3.63 billion recorded in the nine months to September 2011. Group profit before tax was up 15.6% to RM5.95 billion.
09 November 2012
The Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak today officially opened the Maybank Lao Branch in Vientiane, which marked the completion of the Group’s footprint in all the 10 ASEAN nations.
05 November 2012
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today reported a record net profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the nine months ended 30 September 2012 of Rp922 billion, up 66%.
29 October 2012
A group of People with Disabilities (PWD) proved that they can earn a living using their artistic skills when they sold 19 paintings amounting to some RM20,000 to the members of the public and Maybank employees.
24 October 2012
“Bites of Delights” has nothing to do with food but everything to do with “twirly whirly tales from the Spice Trail.” The MUSIC THEATRE event featuring a cast of 26 young people will premiere on November 15, 2012 until November 23, 2012 at the Temple of Fine Arts (TFA) on Jalan Berhala, Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur.
19 October 2012
Maybank today officially opened its Beijing Branch, making it the third branch for the banking Group in the Greater China region, after Hong Kong and Shanghai.
18 October 2012
Maybank today announced that it will continue its collaboration with the Malaysian Conservation Alliance for Tigers (MYCAT) to further raise public awareness and support for tiger conservation efforts.
11 October 2012
Maybank today announced the successful completion of a bookbuilding exercise in relation to its private placement, raising approximately RM3.66 billion (US$1.2 billion) at a narrow discount to the market price.
08 October 2012
We view Budget 2013 as mildly expansionary yet prudent. Despite the 16th consecutive year of deficit spending, it is capped at MYR40b and 4% of GDP, down from MYR42.3b or 4.5% of GDP estimated for this year, thus staying on track to achieve the target of lowering the gap to 3% by 2015.
28 September 2012
Believed to be the biggest corporate responsibility (CR) initiative ever by a Malaysian company globally and simultaneously in a day, the Maybank Global CR Day is back for its third consecutive year – in a bigger and more sustainable manner.
19 September 2012
Maybank yesterday successfully priced its US$800 million Regulation S Tier 2 Capital Subordinated Notes (“Subordinated Notes” or the “Transaction”) under its US$5.0 billion Multicurrency Medium Term Note Programme.
14 September 2012
Some 800 students from 15 schools in Johor were given a sneak preview of Legoland Malaysia courtesy of Maybank Foundation today, ahead of the theme park’s opening to the public on 15 September 2012.
08 September 2012
Maybank has launched two new retirement plans, tapping into a growing market segment and targeting to garner some RM250 million in premiums in the first year.
06 September 2012
Maybank today announced that profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the half-year ended 30 June 2012 surged 21.2% to a new record of RM2.78 billion, on the back of an 18% growth in revenue.
16 August 2012
Maybank has joined forces with Limkokwing University of Creative Technology (LUCT) and MasterCard Worldwide to introduce Southeast Asia’s first ever MasterCard Prepaid University Smart Card for LUCT employees and students.
08 August 2012
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today reported a net profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of Rp592 billion for the six months ended 30 June 2012, up 61% from Rp367 billion (1 USD = IDR9,393) as of 30 June 2011.
30 July 2012
Maybank has signed a five-year partnership to be the official retail bank for the first of its kind interactive theme park, LEGOLAND® Malaysia.
30 July 2012
Twenty-two students today received the first-of-its-kind Maybank Foundation Scholarship Awards, in which they are given the opportunity to pursue their education at 36 selected top foreign universities from pre-university level.
29 June 2012
Maybank today reaffirmed its support for Hospital Selayang Liver Transplant Centre with a cash contribution of RM162,000 from the Maybank Foundation.
26 June 2012
A total of 514 children of Maybank employees have been awarded with the Maybank Group Staff’s Children Academic Excellence Awards this year, totaling over RM250,000.
21 June 2012
This is what Maybank Foundation and Perdana Leadership Foundation intend to find out through their jointly-organised Essay Competition 2012 “SHAPING THE NATION: OUR RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES AS MALAYSIAN CITIZENS”.
20 June 2012
Maybank today reported a profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of RM1.35 billion for the three months ended 31 March 2012, up 17.9% from RM1.14 billion in March 2011. Group profit before tax for the period was up 20.2% to RM1.89 billion.
24 May 2012
Maybank’s latest single premium and capital guaranteed investment-linked fund, Dragon9, has garnered RM250 million in sales within 7 weeks of its launch on 15 March 2012.
22 May 2012
Maybank depatched to entitled shareholders the following documents in relation to the Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) which applies to the final dividend for the 6-month financial period ended 31 December 2011
04 May 2012
Regional investment banking group, Maybank Kim Eng today said that it has set a target to remain as top broker in Thailand, aiming to grow its market share to 12% in 2012 from 11.86% in 2011.
23 April 2012
Maybank has expanded its co branding partnership with Manchester United with the launch of the Manchester United Debit Card, targeting to attract 50,000 cardholders within the next 12 months.
20 April 2012
Maybank Foundation has expanded its local scholarship programme to include, for the first time, sponsorship from pre-university levels. The Foundation has awarded full scholarships to 19 deserving students this year to pursue their dreams at top public and private local universities.
19 April 2012
Spectators at the Maybank Malaysian Open 2012 (MMO) in KLGCC from today to 15 April 2012 will have a chance to help the less fortunate through a number of charity activities.
13 April 2012
South Africa's Charl Schwartzel stormed to a near-flawless round of 64 to take the opening round lead at the Maybank Malaysian Open.
12 April 2012
Fresh from competing in the opening round of the Maybank Malaysian Open 2012, six-time European Tour winner, Alvaro Quiros and Augusta Masters runner-up Louis Oosthuizen turned on their charm off the course during the Maybank Golf Clinic held at the East Course of the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club.
12 April 2012
The stars have landed in Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club as the build-up to the 51st edition of the Maybank Malaysian Open reaches its climax ahead of the first round tomorrow morning.
11 April 2012
Over 100 young golfers were in awe as they learnt from some of the Asian Tour’s best golfers in a special golf clinic held in conjunction with the Maybank Malaysian Open at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club today.
10 April 2012
South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen will arrive at the Maybank Malaysian Open this week on top form after narrowly missing out on a second Major win at the 76th Masters Tournament early this morning.
09 April 2012
Experience will play a major part for Maybank ambassadors Danny Chia and Shaaban Hussin, as they once again spearhead the domestic challenge at the 51st edition of the National Open, which begins Thursday.
09 April 2012
Maybank is pleased to announce the appointment of Mohamed Rafique Merican bin Mohd Wahiduddin Merican as its Group Chief Financial Officer effective 1 June 2012.
06 April 2012
Maybank today reaffirmed its long term commitment to Cambodia with the local incorporation of its operations there, setting its sights on being among the top 5 banks in the Kingdom by 2015.
04 April 2012
Maybank created another milestone today when it became the first local bank to sign-up with four banks from Myanmar simultaneously to introduce Maybank Money Express (MME) service to the country.
20 March 2012
The 51st edition of the Maybank Malaysian Open received a further boost today as event organizers confirmed that reigning champion Matteo Manassero will defend the crown which he so impressively won last year.
19 March 2012
Leveraging on their continued support of the Malaysian Open, Maybank today reaffirmed its commitment to bolstering the nation's junior golf talent pool and producing future champions by embarking on a landmark initiative to bring golf to schools.
12 March 2012
The Maybank Malaysian Open today confirmed the participation of 2010 Open Championship winner Louis Oosthuizen and six-time European Tour winner Alvaro Quiros at the 51st edition of the National Open.
07 March 2012
Khor Kheng Hwai, Shaifubari Muda and Chong Chee Meng also claim their spots at the USD 2.5 million tournament
06 March 2012
Maybank has launched its first regional Maybank Diamanté Private Client programme, which aims to provide high net-worth (HNW) individuals with a seamless banking experience and a suite of personalised services across ASEAN. Strictly by invitation only, this programme has been designed to accord recognition to an exclusive league of clients who travel frequently around the region, and to provide personalised services wherever they are served.
06 March 2012
With five coveted spots at the Maybank Malaysian Open up for grabs, there was much on the line for 51 domestic hopefuls who converged at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club for the two-day National Qualifier today.
05 March 2012
Maybank today reaffirmed its commitment to the community by setting aside over RM1 million for its “Cahaya Kasih” employee programme this year through the Maybank Foundation.
29 February 2012
Maybank today opened a new branch in Ranau which is also its 19th branch in the state to allow for greater banking accessibility to the community in the area.
28 February 2012
Maybank today announced that profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the six months ended 31 December 2011 surged 20% to a new record of RM2.58 billion.
23 February 2012
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced a consolidated net profit of Rp669 billion for the full year ended 31 December 2011, a 45% increase from the Rp461 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 31 December 2010.
22 February 2012
Maybank is disappointed over the picket by the National Union of Bank Employee (NUBE) which was held outside Dataran Maybank in Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur today which caused widespread traffic congestion in the area and inconvenienced the general public.
15 February 2012
Malayan Banking Berhad (“Maybank”) had on 3 February 2012 priced its USD400 million Regulation S senior unsecured notes (the “Senior Notes” or the “Transaction”) under its USD2.0 billion Multicurrency Medium Term Note Programme.
08 February 2012
With the Year of the Dragon in full swing, Maybank today joined in the Chinese New Year festivities with a performance by a group of hearing impaired adults from the Jing Ying Wushu Dragon and Lion Dance Association Kuala Lumpur.
02 February 2012
Maybank Group has concluded the syndication of USD330.6 million Syndicated Term Facility for PT Bajradaya Sentranusa (BDSN). Maybank Group entities namely PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (BII), Maybank Investment Bank Berhad and PT Bank Maybank Syariah Indonesia (MSI) were the joint mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners while BII, Maybank Islamic Berhad and MSI were the joint underwriters for this transaction. PT Bank Bukopin Tbk and Lembaga Pembiayaan Ekspor Indonesia (Indonesia Eximbank) were also participant lenders in this transaction.
30 January 2012
A routine task of sending money home to his loved ones in the Philippines saw Mr. Julio F Fonte Jr. walking away richer by RM50,000 when he received the Grand Prize in the Maybank “Mega Remittance Promotion” campaign.
25 January 2012
The start of the “balik kampung” rush to celebrate the Lunar New Year this year saw Maybank join in – but only for a Road Safety Awareness Campaign at the Jalan Duta Toll Plaza today.
19 January 2012
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or “The Bank”) today held an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (“EGMS”), which approved the appointment of Dato’ Khairussaleh Ramli, Chief Financial Officer of Maybank Group, to be the new President Director/CEO and the appointment of Ani Pangestu as the Human Capital Director of the Bank.
16 January 2012
Maybank today announced a disaster relief assistance programme offering a moratorium on monthly installment payment and waiver of certain charges based on a case-to-case basis till 30 June 2012.
12 January 2012
The world’s best are in Stadium Putra, Bukit Jalil from today to 15 January 2012 as Maybank ramped up the occasion in its inaugural year as the title sponsor.
11 January 2012
The 51st edition of the prestigious Maybank Malaysian Open will return for the third year running to the resplendent Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club from 12 - 15 April 2012.
10 January 2012
Spending on Maybank debit cards has grown by more than 20% in the 12 months to November 2011, reflecting the growing acceptance of this payment mode in the country. The number of debit cardholders was also up by over 8% during the same period.
10 January 2012
Maybank opened a new branch at Stung Meanchey, Phnom Penh, further enlarging its network in Cambodia to 11 branches.
27 December 2011
The largest gathering of junior golfers from all over of Malaysia successfully completed their intensive training stint at the Maybank Junior Golf- National Camp 2011 today.
21 December 2011
Maybank today announced that its Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Khairussaleh Ramli has been identified to assume the position of President Director of Bank Internasional Indonesia (BII).
16 December 2011
The foyer of Menara Maybank was filled with the sound of Christmas carols when Maybank hosted a Christmas celebration for nine homes today.
15 December 2011
Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (Maybank IB), as one of the lead arrangers which joined Gulf International Bank B.S.C. (GIB), acting as the coordinating lead arranger, as well as a consortium of international banks, successfully completed the emplacement of Saudi Riyal 8.5 billion (USD2.27 billion) facilities for Saudi Binladin Group Limited (SBG).
15 December 2011
Maybank's latest single premium and capital guaranteed investment-linked insurance plan, Fortune8, is targeting to achieve its cap of RM300 million in sales by the time the fund closes on 31 Dec 2011.
12 December 2011
The newly launched Maybank eCustody service will be an enabler to take the Group’s electronic transaction banking services regional.
06 December 2011
Dato' Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, President & CEO of Maybank, was interviewed on BBC on 2 December 2011 where he spoke on a wide range of issues including the impact of the global economic crisis, Maybank's regional expansion and the Kim Eng acquisition.
05 December 2011
Maybank depatched to entitled shareholders the following documents in relation to the Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) which applies to the final dividend for the financial year ended 30 June 2011
02 December 2011
Maybank will be the proud main title sponsor of the prestigious Malaysia Open, part of the OSIM BWF World Superseries Badminton event.
30 November 2011
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII or the Bank”) today announced that overwhelming market response to the issuance of the Bank’s senior bond and subordinated bond has led to closing the bookbuilding period 3.5 days earlier
29 November 2011
Maybank Group unveiled today a new corporate identity for Kim Eng, simultaneously announcing a new management line-up and setting its aspiration to be the premier investment banking service provider in ASEAN by 2015.
24 November 2011
Maybank President and CEO Dato' Sri Abdul Wahid Omar spoke on the Breaskfast Grille interview programme on BFM Radio 89.9 at 8am on 22 November 2011.
22 November 2011
Maybank today signed an agreement with Maybank MEACP Pte Ltd of Singapore to launch its US$500 million (RM1.568 billion) private equity fund, the first private equity fund backed by a South East Asian bank dedicated to clean and renewable energy in Asia.
15 November 2011
Maybank today announced that Group profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the first quarter ended September 2011 in the current financial period ending December 2011.
14 November 2011
Malaysian fans of Manchester United (MU) are in for some truly exceptional rewards and treats with the launch of the Maybankard Manchester United, a credit card designed exclusively for its ardent fans.
11 November 2011
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (”BII” or “The Bank”) today announced its intention to issue senior debt programme “Obligasi Berkelanjutan I Bank BII” and subordinated debt program “Obligasi Subordinasi Berkelanjutan I Bank BII” which are expected to be issued in tranches within two years.
08 November 2011
Maybank President & CEO, Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar has been appointed as Co-Chairman of the Institute of International Finance’s (IIF) Emerging Markets Advisory Council (EMAC).
03 November 2011
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced its consolidated net profit of Rp555 billion for the first nine months ended 30 September 2011, a 34% increase from the Rp415 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 30 September 2010.
31 October 2011
Maybank, the Official Bank for Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) is doing its bit for cancer research by raising funds in the ‘Maybank Charity Putting Challenge’ during the tournament from 13-16 October 2011.
11 October 2011
Maybank Group has appointed Michael Foong Seong Yew as Chief Strategy & Transformation Officer.
06 October 2011
Over 500 Maybank employees together with their President and CEO, Dato‟ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, joined hands to clean-up and paint animal enclosures, undertake general landscaping and repaint the tiger “footprints” around Zoo Negara‟s compound in conjunction with the bank‟s Global CR Day today.
01 October 2011
Maybank today officially launched its newest flagship branch – the first to carry the new look and feel of the refreshed corporate identity. The branch design blends in seamlessly with the trendy and upscale Sunway Giza area in Kota Damansara.
27 September 2011
Maybank views the recent claims made by the National Union of Bank Employees (NUBE) via its General Secretary as unfounded and without any basis.
21 September 2011
Maybank today reinforced its continued commitment to a high level of accountability and transparency by being the first financial institution in Malaysia to sign to the Malaysian Corporate Integrity Pledge.
15 September 2011
Maybank today unveiled a refreshed corporate identity which is driven by its mission to “Humanise Financial Services Across Asia”.
09 September 2011
Maybank President and CEO Dato' Sri Abdul Wahid Omar spoke on Bloomberg.
29 August 2011
Maybank today announced another year of record performance with Group profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) of RM4.45 billion for the year ended 30 June 2011, up 16.6% from the RM3.82 billion recorded in the previous year.
22 August 2011
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) continued to book strong loan growth in the first six months 2011. The Bank recorded a 26% consolidated loan growth from Rp47.3 trillion in the first semester 2010 to Rp59.5 trillion in the first semester 2011.
19 August 2011
Maybank is targeting to raise its market share in electronic dividend payments to 70% from the current 30% by 2013 with the introduction of its enhanced eDividend system.
12 August 2011
Maybank brings joy to twenty thousand children from schools in the Klang Valley and Selangor for a lifetime experience of watching one of the top English football clubs, Chelsea Football Club (Chelsea FC) team play with the Malaysian Harimau Muda football team on 21 July 2011 at Stadium Bukit Jalil.
15 July 2011
Maybank President and CEO Dato' Sri Abdul Wahid Omar spoke with FT's banking editor Patrick Jenkins about bank consolidation in Malaysia, the outlook for Asia and the crisis in the eurozone
11 July 2011
Maybank, Malaysia Airlines and American Express today launched the country’s first airline co-brand business card – the MAS American Express® Business Card – which targets business travelers from more than 540,000 micro, small and mid-sized enterprises (SME).
07 July 2011
Maybank has signed on a six-year collaboration as Main Sponsor with Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) that will see programmes designed to nurture a new generation of badminton players to build champions as well as advance Malaysia’s supremacy in badminton with current and upcoming young players.
05 July 2011
We refer to the announcement made on 31 May 2011 in relation to the possible merger of the businesses of Malayan Banking Berhad ("Maybank") and RHB Capital Berhad ("RHB Capital").
23 June 2011
Fifty Maybankard MasterCard Platinum Debit customers will experience a first time holiday package to Resorts World Sentosa Singapore courtesy of Maybank and MasterCard Worldwide.
07 June 2011
Pos Malaysia Berhad and Maybank have extended their shared banking services to Sabah with a target to cover 26 selected post offices in Sabah.
06 June 2011
Dato' Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, President & CEO of Maybank, was interviewed on CNBC on 1 June 2011 to discuss plans to create shareholder value in pursuing a deal with RHB which could create the biggest banking group in South East Asia.
02 June 2011
AmInvestment Bank Berhad (“AmInvestment Bank”) and Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (“Maybank IB”) were appointed as the Joint Principal Advisers/Joint Lead Arrangers/Joint Lead Managers for the 20-year Sukuk Musharakah Programme of up to RM2.0 billion in nominal value (“Sukuk Musharakah Programme”) by Westports Malaysia Sdn Bhd (“Westports”).
02 June 2011
Maybank today announced that Bank Negara Malaysia (“BNM”) has, vide its letter dated 31 May 2011, stated that it has no objection in principle to Maybank commencing preliminary negotiations with RHB Capital Berhad (“RHB Capital”) and its major shareholders for a possible merger of the businesses of the two banking groups.
31 May 2011
Maybank is hosting a month long art exhibition featuring some notable works by Selangor-born artist Goh Ah Ang, renowned for his Chinese paintings on diminutive subjects, such as insects.
25 May 2011
During Invest Malaysia in New York from 17-18 May 2011, Maybank President and CEO Dato' Sri Abdul Wahid Omar spoke with Pimm Fox on Bloomberg Television's "Taking Stock" on 18 May about Malaysia's economy, Maybank's operations in Asia, the outlook for China's currency, and Malaysia's interest rates.
19 May 2011
Maybank today announced a 13.4% rise in Group profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) for the nine months ended March 2011 to RM3.3 billion compared with the RM2.91 billion recorded in the previous corresponding period ended March 2010. Group pre-tax profit rose 13.2% to RM4.54 billion compared to RM4.01 billion previously.
12 May 2011
Maybank expects its debit card segment to continue growing at over 100 % this year, making it the fastest growing card segment in its stable.
11 May 2011
Maybank, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Mayban IB Holdings Sdn. Bhd. (formerly known as Aseam Credit Sdn. Bhd.) (“Mayban IB Holdings”), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of a 44.6% stake in Kim Eng (“Acquisition”).
10 May 2011
Maybank today announced that it will be revising its deposit and base lending rates effective 11 May 2011.
10 May 2011
Maybank Islamic today distributed a total amount of RM 7.07 million to 15 State Zakat centers as well as to charity bodies and organizations in Malaysia, an increase of RM2.06 million compared to the financial year of 2009.
10 May 2011
Maybank, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Mayban IB Holdings Sdn. Bhd. announced its firm intention to make a mandatory unconditional cash offer to acquire all the ordinary shares of Kim Eng Holdings Limited, other than those already owned by Mayban IB Holdings, its related corporations and their respective nominees.
05 May 2011
Maybank has awarded 27 new scholarships under its annual Maybank Scholarship Awards 2011 Scheme. The new scholars bring to total 202 undergraduates currently sponsored by Maybank with more than RM1.8 million allocated yearly for the Awards programme.
05 May 2011
Maybank is honoured to be recognized for its innovative leadership in globalisation and I would like to dedicate the award to the board, management and employees of the Maybank family.
05 May 2011
Maybank is pleased to announce that it had successfully priced its SGD1.0 billion subordinated notes (“SGD Subordinated Notes”).
21 April 2011
Maybank targets to grow debit card spend by 100% this financial year compared to the previous corresponding period. This growth will be boosted by promotions to popularise debit cards use, rewards campaigns as well as expanding the number of merchants offering debit cards payments.
21 April 2011
Maybank depatched to entitled shareholders the following documents in relation to the Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) which applies to the interim dividend for the financial year ended 30 June 2011
18 April 2011
Maybank today announced four new senior management appointments into the Group.
12 April 2011
Maybank and Xinhua News Agency today officially launched the Xinhua08 Malaysia webpage at Invest Malaysia 2011.
12 April 2011
Maybank and Pos Malaysia Berhad today achieved another milestone in their strategic partnership by extending their Shared Banking services to East Malaysia starting in Belaga, Sarawak.
09 April 2011
Two hundred and forty Formula One fans will be part of the exciting 2011 Formula One PETRONAS Malaysia Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit on April 9 – April 10 2011.
07 April 2011
The 50th edition of the Malaysian Open will witness the most impressive field of champions that will compete from the 14-17 April at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club.
05 April 2011
Maybank has added enhanced features to its internet banking portal, Maybank2u.com, to provide greater peace of mind to customers using its internet banking portal.
04 April 2011
Maybank Islamic Berhad (“Maybank Islamic”), the largest Islamic financial institution in Malaysia, today issued its maiden Tier 2 Capital Islamic Subordinated Sukuk of RM1.0 billion (“Subordinated Sukuk”).
31 March 2011
Noh Seung-yul will back to defend the Maybank Malaysian Open title next month and will be joined by former champions, Anthony Kang, Thongchai Jaidee, Peter Hedblom and Alastair Forsyth come 14-17 April at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club.
31 March 2011
Maybank’s RM2 million Rewards Campaign held in conjunction with Maybank’s 50th anniversary celebrations last year helped to boost the Bank’s market leadership share for consumer loans to 16.7%, total deposits to 18.6% and auto finance loans to 18.3% at end December 2010 compared to the previous year.
31 March 2011
Maybank has won two awards, the prestigious Country Award for ‘Best Retail Bank in Malaysia’ and the Products and Processes Award for ‘Best Deposit and Liability Business’ in The Asian Banker’s International Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards 2011 held in Kuala Lumpur recently.
29 March 2011
Malayan Banking Berhad (“Maybank”) successfully closed and signed a USD700 million 5 year syndicated term loan facility.
15 March 2011
Maybank today joined forces with the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development to celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD) through various community programmes.
08 March 2011
Maybank has won Euromoney’s “Best Private Banking Services Overall in Malaysia” for the third consecutive year.
01 March 2011
Maybank has entered into a strategic partnership with Xinhua News Agency, the most important information authority in the People’s Republic of China.
23 February 2011
Maybank today announced a 16% rise in Group pre-tax profit for the six months ended December 2010 to RM2.97 billion compared to RM2.56 billion in the previous corresponding period ended December 2009.
21 February 2011
Maybank has appointed Dr. John Lee Hin Hock as Group Chief Risk Officer effective 17 January 2011.
18 February 2011
Maybank Islamic Berhad signed an agreement to provide a RM100 Million Commodity Murabahah Term Financing-i (CMTF-i) facility to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Skudai.
11 February 2011
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) reported a net profit of Rp461 billion for the full year of 2010, a significant turnaround from the net loss of Rp41 billion in the previous corresponding period year ended 31 December 2009.
31 January 2011
Pos Malaysia Berhad and Maybank today launched a strategic partnership to provide Shared Banking convenience for customers to conduct selected Maybank services at more than 400 Pos Malaysia outlets which will be completed in stages by end June this year.
24 January 2011
Maybank targets half a million new Cardmembers from its latest, ‘Maybankard 2 Cards’ within 12 months. The Maybankard 2 Cards offers an innovative feature, a first in Malaysia, of providing two credits cards together to a Cardmember with only one signup.
18 January 2011
Maybank today launched its latest mortgage facility ‘Overseas Mortgage Loan Scheme’, the first Malaysian bank to offer Malaysians a local mortgage loan facility in Ringgit for purchase of property in London, United Kingdom.
13 January 2011
Maybank suspended its shares today, 6 January 2011, and made an announcement to Bursa Malaysia
06 January 2011
Maybank has today through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Aseam Credit Sdn Bhd, entered into conditional sale and purchase agreements with each of Mr. Ronald Anthony Ooi Thean Yat and Yuanta Securities Asia Financial Services Ltd. for the acquisition of 15.4% and 29.2% stakes in Kim Eng Holdings Limited respectively.
06 January 2011
With a golden year marked by financial milestones and landmark moments, Maybank’s 50th anniversary celebrations drew to a close on a high note with the unveiling of a specially commissioned 1Malaysia sculpture called Segerak One Movement 1Malaysia
23 December 2010
Maybank Syariah Indonesia part of Group’s aspiration to extend its Islamic banking operations regionally
17 December 2010
Maybank is hosting an art exhibition showcasing 50 works of art by Malaysian artists who participated at the recent art competition held in conjunction with Maybank’s 50th anniversary celebration as well as to create greater awareness on tiger conservation.
14 December 2010
Maybank today announced a disaster relief assistance programme offering moratorium on monthly installment payment and waiver of certain charges based on a case-to-case basis till 30 June 2011.
09 December 2010
Twenty young Malaysians today demonstrated the 1Malaysia spirit at the Maybank Story Telling Contest, entitled “Stories for our Future”.
27 November 2010
Maybank depatched to entitled shareholders the following documents in relation to the Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) which applies to the final dividend for the financial year ended 30 June 2010
24 November 2010
American Express has set aside RM4 million for its latest 15% cash back campaign, which runs from now till 28th February 2011.
22 November 2010
More than 10,000 Maybank Group employees globally will join together for the first time in a global CSR initiative through the Group employee volunteerism programme under the Cahaya Kasih banner.
19 November 2010
Notice of Book Closure Date for Final Dividend for the financial year ended 30 June 2010 and other Key Dates for the Dividend Reinvestment Plan
15 November 2010
Maybank today announced a 21.5% rise in Group pre-tax profit for the first quarter ended September 2010 to RM1.40 billion compared to RM1.16 billion in the corresponding period ended September 2009.
12 November 2010
Y.B. Dato’ Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil, Minister of Women, Family and Community Development today presented certificates and awards to students of Tunku Kurshiah College (TKC) who completed the Maybank-MoneyTree Financial Literacy Programme.
01 November 2010
PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (“BII” or the “Bank”) today announced net profit of Rp415 billion for the first nine months ended 30 September 2010, a significant turnaround from the net loss of Rp183 billion in the previous corresponding period ended 30 September 2009.
29 October 2010
Maybank has opened its ninth branch in Cambodia to expand its reach to customers there as well as tap the growing economic potential in the country arising from improving external demand and easing credit conditions.
21 October 2010
Maybank Investment Bank (Maybank IB) today signed an agreement with Standard & Poor’s (S&P) to offer S&P’s Global Research Reports to Maybank IB clients.
28 September 2010
Maybank and American Express Partner Pantai Group of Hospitals to Launch Malaysia’s First Co-Brand Card for Healthcare Industry
23 September 2010
Maybank today announced record Group pre-tax profit of RM5.37 billion compared to pre-tax profit of RM1.67 billion posted in 2009. Net profit after tax and minority interest (PATAMI) jumped to RM3.82 billion from RM691.9 million previously.
20 August 2010
Maybank Islamic Berhad (Maybank Islamic) was honoured at the Kuala Lumpur Islamic Finance Forum (KLIFF) Awards 2010 as the Most Outstanding Islamic Retail Banking. This is the third consecutive year Maybank Islamic received an award at the KLIFF.
10 August 2010
Donation of 20 computers & Introduction to MoneyTree Financial Education Programme.
08 August 2010
Providing customers with greater convenience and enhance efficiency
02 August 2010
Maybank is targetting to increase its mobile banking customer base by 53% to over 290,000 by July 2011 following the launch of its enhanced Mobile Banking Service or M2U Mobile, as well as new services and joint marketing campaigns with telecommunication operators such as Celcom, Maxis and DiGi.
21 July 2010
Maybank achieved a rare three Asiamoney Annual Private Banking poll 2010 Awards for a Malaysian private banking services provider.
14 July 2010
Maybank today announced that it will be revising its deposit and base lending rates effective Tuesday 13 July 2010, in line with the increase in the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) by 25 basis points.
09 July 2010
Maybank TreatsFair 2010, the nation’s largest and award winning one-stop instant redemption loyalty Carnival is back.
08 July 2010
Maybank today unveiled its premium Maybankard World MasterCard that provides top of the range benefits and privileges.
07 July 2010
Maybank Islamic Berhad (Maybank Islamic) launched Waqf today, a structured community-giving initiative that allows customers to place deposits as waqf contribution.
02 July 2010
Maybank has opened its eighth branch in Cambodia, located in Battambang, the second largest city in the country after Phnom Penh.
24 June 2010
Maybank continued its service innovation for customers who require special assistance with the official launch of five disabled-friendly branches to cater to the needs of wheelchair-bound users.
16 June 2010
Maybank today has presented over RM642,000 to winners of its two recent consumer banking rewards campaigns.
02 June 2010
The Prime Minister of Malaysia, today made a historic visit to Menara Maybank to celebrate the Bank’s 50th anniversary with its employees.
31 May 2010
Maybankard Visa Debit has surpassed the two million card mark in just two years, following its launch in 2008. This milestone was achieved on the back of a 102% growth in debit card membership in the last year.
21 May 2010
Maybank MasterCard Platinum Debit cardmember won the Grand Prize of an all expense four day London trip worth over RM50,000 in the London for 2 Platinum Experience campaign held in conjunction with the launch of MasterCard Platinum Debit last year.
18 May 2010
Maybank today announced that it will be revising its deposit and base lending rates effective Tuesday, 18 May 2010, in line with the increase in the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) by 25 basis points.
14 May 2010
Maybank today announced a Group pre-tax profit of RM4.01 billion for 9MFY10, a 60.7% increase from the RM2.5 billion recorded in the previous corresponding period ended 31 March 2009.
13 May 2010
Maybank is pleased to announce the appointment of Tengku Zafrul Tengku Aziz as Chief Operating Officer of Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (Maybank IB) effective 16 June 2010.
05 May 2010
Maybank is pleased to announce that the rights issue exercise of its subsidiary, BII of 6,253,554,529 new ordinary shares of Rupiah 22.5 each Righst Share at an issue price of Rp225 which amounts to Rp1.407 trillion Rights issue was completed on 21 April 2010.
29 April 2010
Maybank Islamic Berhad expects to generate additional deposits of RM2 billion within six months from the launch of its latest product, Islamic Fixed Deposit (i-FD).
15 April 2010
Maybank has signed an agreement with the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) for an additional USD200 million funding facility, bringing to USD400 million the total financing it has received from JBIC todate.
01 April 2010
Petronas Maybankard Visa cardmembers, Azarul Ariff Bin Asa Ari, a supervisor from Klang and Yang Chee Yong a Manager from Johor were elated when told they were the two Grand Prize winners of the PETRONAS Maybankard Visa Contest to receive a Paddock Club Ticket each with Club Privileges worth RM14,400 each to watch the Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix 2010 on 4 April 2010.
31 March 2010
Maybank has won the CRM Excellence Award 2010 for its high performance, high-ROI customer relationship management (CRM) programme.
23 March 2010
Maybank has been named the Best Improved Retail Bank in Asia for 2009 in the ninth Asian Banker Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards Programme.
19 March 2010
Maybank today confirmed that Maybank Investment Bank (Maybank IB) Chief Executive Officer Mohammed Rashdan Mohd Yusof will leave the Group to take up a position at a national institution by June 2010.
15 March 2010
Maybank today announced a revision to its Base Lending Rate (BLR) from 5.55% p.a. currently to 5.80% p.a. effective 9 March 2010.
08 March 2010
Maybank for the second consecutive year winner in the Euromoney Private Banking Survey 2010 for the Best Private Banking Services Overall in Malaysia. Maybank clinched 20 top spots out of 33 sub-categories in the same poll to win the award.
02 March 2010
Maybank anticipates electronic transaction via debit cards to grow by 67% this financial year over the previous year.
25 February 2010
Maybank today announced that its subsidiary, PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk ("BII") will embark on a rights issue to raise gross proceeds of approximately Rupiah ("Rp") 1.407 trillion.
19 February 2010
The continuous decline in wild tiger populations worldwide, which adversely impact both the biodiversity system and national heritage, have led to governments, corporations, NGOs and individuals heightening tiger conservation efforts globally.
18 February 2010
Maybank records higher interim net profit of RM1.88b; declares interim dividend of 11 sen per share.
09 February 2010
Maybank Celebrates 50 Years as Financial Leader with Year-Long Customer Rewards and Community Outreach.
07 January 2010
Maybank Cambodia has added a seventh branch to its network in Cambodia, located at Toul Kork District in Phnom Penh.
05 January 2010
Maybank will kick off the New Year 2010 for customers by launching two new mortgage packages, new MaxiHome and MaxiShop Fixed Rate packages which offer a variety of 3, 5 or 10 years fixed rates.
31 December 2009
Maybank today signed an agreement with MoneyTree (M) Sdn Bhd to sponsor a year-long financial literacy programme to reach out to school children as well as the "Maybank-MoneyTree Young Entrepreneur Startup (Y.E.S.) Challenge" for youth and college students.
17 December 2009
Maybank is targeting to increase deposits by RM3.25 billion during the current four-month period compared to the preceding period through its ‘Maybank Extra Rewards' Deposit Campaign which promises rewards for every single customer who has a RM500 increase in savings or current account each month.
09 December 2009
Maybank has launched its 1Malaysia Momentum (M3) Structured Deposit, a capital protected investment plan for investors seeking potential gain regardless of the market conditions, with a target fund size of RM100 million.
19 November 2009
Maybank Group today recorded profit after tax attributable to shareholders of RM881.8 million for the three months ended 30 September 2009, 54.1% higher than the RM572.2 million in the same period last year.
12 November 2009
Maybank Islamic Berhad (Maybank Islamic) has clinched the 2009 KLIFF (Kuala Lumpur Islamic Finance Forum) Islamic Finance Awards for Most Outstanding Islamic Bank Award.
05 November 2009
Maybank has introduced a Renminbi (RMB) Trade Settlement Service at all its Malaysian branches as well as selected regional offices.
02 November 2009
Comments from Dato' Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, President & CEO of Maybank and Chairman of the Association of Banks in Malaysia
23 October 2009
The children at Rumah Kanak-Kanak Tengku Budriah have a refurbished playground thanks to the contribution and support from Maybank and its employees.
20 October 2009
Maybank today opened its sixth branch in Cambodia which is expected to help boost its loans and deposits growth by 38% and 15% respectively by the end of June 2010.
19 October 2009
Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (Maybank IB) announced the signing of Sime Darby Berhad's (Sime Darby) Islamic Medium Term Note (IMTN) Programme of RM4,500 Million and Islamic Commercial Paper (ICP) / Islamic Medium Term Note Programme of RM500 Million with a Combined Master Limit of RM4,500 Million (the IMTN Programme and the ICP/IMTN Programme are collectively known as "the Islamic Programmes").
14 October 2009
Maybank and MasterCard Worldwide launched the Maybankard MasterCard Platinum Debit card, the top-range debit card with unrivalled exclusive features offered only to the Bank's premier conventional and Islamic savings or current account holders.
09 October 2009
Maybank today contributed RM500,000 in aid of the 'Tabung Bencana NSTP-Media Prima'.
02 October 2009
Maybank Chairman Tan Sri Mohamed Basir b Ahmad today completed his tenure as Chairman of Maybank at the conclusion of the Group's annual general meeting.
30 September 2009
Imagine an entire shopping centre at your service, while you shop for free. Unless you've won a contest grand prize, golden nuggets like this hardly comes by as a daily affair.
29 September 2009
Maybank wishes to announce that its Chairman Tan Sri Mohamed Basir bin Ahmad will not seek reappointment at the forthcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 30 September 2009.
08 September 2009
Tabung Maybank Sejahtera is a special fund set up by Maybank this Ramadhan season in support of the Sejahtera programme initiated by Khazanah Nasional Berhad.
27 August 2009
Hard work and sheer diligence in studies paid-off for 104 children of Maybank Group employees when Maybank recognised their efforts and achievements at a special presentation ceremony for the Maybank Group Academic Excellence Awards.
27 August 2009
Maybank today announced pre-tax profit of RM1.67 billion for the financial year ended 30 June 2009 compared to RM 4.09 billion in the previous year. Operating profit totaled RM3.06 billion for the year compared to RM4.57 billion previously.
25 August 2009
Maybank today announced the appointment of four new independent directors to its Board of Directors namely Mr. Sreesanthan Eliathamby, Dato' Johan Ariffin, Mr Cheah Teik Seng and Mr Alister Maitland effective 26 August 2009.
21 August 2009
Maybank has been voted the Overall Best Domestic Private Bank in Malaysia in Asiamoney's recent Annual Private Banking Poll 2009 for the US$1-5 million Asset Under Management (AUM) category.
19 August 2009
More than 12,000 Maybank2e.net (M2e.net) business customers can now undertake online income tax payment immediately via Maybank's enterprise cash management portal with the launch of this new facility on M2e.net today.
17 August 2009
Maybank Islamic Berhad (MIB) today launched a special Shariah Compliant trade finance solution named Collateral Management Arrangement-i ("CMA-i"). This is a tailor-made financing solution for middle market and corporate customers who are involved with commodity-based products.
13 August 2009
Maybank has expanded its branch network in Cambodia with the opening of the fifth branch in the country, which is located at Chbar Ampov Town, south east of Phnom Penh City.
10 August 2009
Maybank has become the first financial institution in Malaysia to introduce a banking application, M2UMap on the newly launched iPhone. M2UMap is a free application that can be downloaded onto iPhone.
07 August 2009
Maybank, the country's leading debit card issuer and merchant acquirer, has seen an 18% increase in debit cards spend on Mydin hypermarkets during the recent "Senang Menang Kembali Lagi" campaign
30 July 2009
Maybank today announced that it has increased the deposit size for AsiaPac Hybrid Capital Protected from RM200 million to RM300 million following strong investor demand.
27 July 2009
Sony Malaysia together with Maybank and Visa launch the latest SonyCard with FIFA World Cup theme that promises even better privileges and value for cardholders.
24 July 2009
Maybank expects its four-day TreatsFair to record over RM10m in sales and TreatsPoints redemption, representing a 30% growth over the previous year.
23 July 2009
Winner of American Express ‘This BMW X6 Can be Yours' Campaign
22 July 2009
Maybank today announced the appointment of three new independent directors to the Board of Maybank namely Tan Sri Datuk Dr Hadenan Jalil, Dato' Seri Ismail Shahudin and Dato' Dr Tan Tat Wai effective 15 July 2009.
15 July 2009
Kumpulan Maybank hari ini membuat pembayaran zakat berjumlah RM7.12 juta kepada 15 Pusat Zakat Negeri serta 24 badan-badan amal dan kemasyarakatan.
08 July 2009
Maybank Islamic launched two new Islamic Term Financing Facilities specifically for businesses.
01 July 2009
New Card offers the lowest interest rate and a high rewards point earn rate in Malaysia
18 June 2009
Maybank Wealth Management is continuing its programme to bring its clients constantly in touch with the real challenges faced by investors during any economic crisis.
17 June 2009
Maybank today opened its fourth branch in Cambodia which is located in Siem Reap, home of the world renowned Angkor Unesco Word Heritage Site. The branch is located in the city centre on Tep Von Street, Siem Reap City.
17 June 2009
Maybank Wealth Management is continuing its programme to bring its clients constantly in touch with the real challenges faced by investors during any economic crisis.
29 May 2009
The Maybank Group today announced net profit attributable to shareholders of RM1.81 billion for the nine months ended 31 March 2009 compared to RM2.23 billion in the previous corresponding period. Group pre-tax profit was RM2.50 billion compared with RM3.07 billion recorded previously.
21 May 2009
Maybank has enhanced banking for seniors with its two new savings accounts namely Golden Savers Account and Golden Savers Account-i.
20 May 2009
Maybank Islamic is targeting to achieve RM2 billion in deposits from its launch of two new financial products, within one year. The products are Foreign Currency Mudharabah-i (FCM-i), the first such product in Malaysia, and the Profit Now Account-i (PNA-i).
18 May 2009
Maybank is one of the best capitalised banks in Asia following the successful completion of its rights issue exercise, which saw the listing of the rights shares on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad effective 30 April 2009.
01 May 2009
Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) and Maybank today jointly launched Malaysia's first online facility for making additional investments in ASB units.
20 April 2009
Maybank has become the first financial institution in Malaysia to embark on an Occupational Safety & Health Mentorship programme with a small and medium-sized enterprise (SME).
13 April 2009
Maybank has won an award for the Best Private Banking Services Overall in Malaysia and also the Best Local Bank providing private banking services, in a recent Euromoney Private Banking & Wealth Management Poll 2009.
08 April 2009
Maybank has extended its network of branches in Puchong with the opening of another branch and a new private banking centre in Bandar Puteri Puchong.
19 March 2009
Maybank Group today announced its financial results for the half year ended December 31, 2008.
27 February 2009
Maybank, Singapore Airlines and American Express today jointly announce the launch of the Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer American Express® Gold Credit Card.
26 February 2009
Maybank today announced that its Base Lending Rate (BLR) will be reduced from 5.95% to 5.55% effective 2 March 2009.
26 February 2009
Maybank and TNB today set a milestone in electronic payments in Malaysia with the launch of an innovative Online Bill service for customers who can now view and then pay their electricity bills via Maybank2u.com, without even having their physical bills.
29 January 2009
Maybank today announced that its Base Lending Rate (BLR) will be reduced by 55 basis points from 6.5% to 5.95% effective 3 February 2009.
23 January 2009
Maybank today announced that it has issued more than 1 million Maybankard Visa Debit ahead of its projected timeframe of a year at the date of launch last year.
20 January 2009
Aseambankers Malaysia Berhad, the investment banking arm of Maybank, today unveiled its new corporate name and identity, taking the name Maybank Investment Bank Berhad.
15 January 2009
Maybank today offered the use of its network and electronic delivery channels to help raise funds for the NSTP Fund for Gaza.
07 January 2009
Maybank Islamic today launched a new Islamic Term Financing Facility specifically suited for corporate and business customers.
16 December 2008
Maybank today announced a special financial relief scheme for its customers and employees who are affected by the recent Bukit Antarabangsa landslide in Ulu Klang.
08 December 2008
Maybank has allocated RM1.8 million for its scholarship awards to 205 students pursuing undergraduate studies at local universities this year.
01 December 2008
Maybank Cuts BLR to 6.5% - Downward Revision Fully Benefits Borrowers
25 November 2008
Maybank hari ini memeterai perjanjian dengan Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) sebagai ejen kutipan bagi Skim Simpanan Pendidikan Nasional (SSPN).
25 November 2008
Maybank Islamic clinched the Most Outstanding Islamic Retail Banking Award at the KLIFF Islamic Finance Awards 2008.
20 November 2008
Maybank Group today announced profit after tax and minority interest of RM572.2 million for the three months ended 30 September 2008.
11 November 2008
Maybank Islamic Berhad has launched the Maybank Al-Sayf Structured Islamic Deposit (MAS-i), a unique proposition for investors in current times as it provides 100% capital protection on principal investment at maturity as well a guaranteed payout at the end of each year.
06 November 2008
Maybank is pleased to announce today the following appointments and redesignation of its senior management executives to reinforce current strengths and future growth strategy as the Group embarks on a transformation plan.
31 October 2008
15 October 2008
Maybank is pleased to announce that it has today entered into a supplemental agreement with Fullerton Financial Holdings and Kookmin Bank.
30 September 2008
Maybank is pleased to announce today the appointment of Mohammed Rashdan Mohd Yusof as Chief Operating Officer of Aseambankers Malaysia Berhad (“Aseambankers”) and Feisal Wan Zahir as Head of Investment Banking, Aseambankers
27 August 2008
The Maybank Group today announced Group profit after tax and minority interest of RM2.93 billion for the financial year ended 30 June 2008, 7.9% lower than the RM3.18 billion recorded in the previous financial year.
27 August 2008
Maybank today launched the ‘Maybank 21st Century Structured Deposit’ or M21C, the first ever structured capital guarantee deposit in Malaysia to invest in three asset classes, namely money market, equities and commodities with a focus on sustainable sectors.
13 August 2008
Maybank wishes to state that its Board of Directors had conducted itself professionally in the best interest of the Bank and its shareholders, adhering at all times to standards of good governance and integrity.
06 August 2008
Maybank's announcement to Bursa Malaysia on the proposed acquisition of up to 100% equity in PT Bank Internasional Indonesia TBK dated 29 July 2008
01 August 2008
Maybank is holding its Mega Treats Fair in conjunction with the ongoing Malaysia Mega-Sale to offer more savings for customers.
31 July 2008
Maybank today launched the shortest term single premium investment-linked Islamic commodities fund -Takaful Al-Waqi
24 July 2008
Maybank and Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri (LHDN) today officially launched the payment services for income tax payment via Maybank in Kuala Lumpur.
10 June 2008
Maybank Islamic has launched Short-term Revolving Credit-i (STRC-i) an Islamic Short-Term Revolving Credit Facility for corporate and business customers.
30 May 2008
The Maybank Group today announced a pre-tax profit of RM3.07 billion for the nine months ended 31 March 2008, an increase of 1.2% compared with the RM3.03 billion recorded in the previous corresponding period.
14 May 2008
State Zakat agencies adopt Maybank2e.net solution for online Zakat payment to corporation
13 May 2008
08 May 2008
Maybank and the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to jointly explore the feasibility of establishing an international takaful holding company with the vision to create a global leader in the takaful business.
07 May 2008
Maybank and Nishat Group are pleased to announce the signing of agreements, whereby Maybank will acquire up to 20% of the ordinary shares in MCB Bank Limited (“MCB” or the “Bank”) from Nishat Group.
05 May 2008
Maybank has recorded a four-fold increase in debit card payments at Mydin outlets during its recent three-month “Senang Menang” campaign.
18 April 2008
This year’s Malaysian Official Designers’ Association (MODA) annual Fashion Gateway promises a showcase of captivating fashion extravaganza by aspiring Malaysians in the fashion and related trade with Maybank2u.com coming on board as principal sponsor of this marquee Malaysian fashion event
16 April 2008
Maybank today launched the Maybank Alpha Centurion Structured Deposit (MAC), the first by a local financial institution to offer investors an opportunity to invest via the Alpha Centurion European Index.
15 April 2008
Customers can now for the first time pay for their online orders to Pizza Hut with either their credit card or Maybank2u.com direct debit following a partnership between Pizza Hut and Maybank.
01 April 2008
Maybank's proposed acquisition of Bank Internasional Indonesia
28 March 2008
Maybank wins bid to acquire Bank Internasional Indonesia
26 March 2008
Maybank and American Express today announced the launch of the American Express Platinum Credit Card. Malaysia is the latest market to become a part of the global footprint for the American Express Platinum Credit Card.
25 March 2008
Maybank in strategic partnership with Vietnam's An Binh Bank with an acquisition of a 15% equity stake
21 March 2008
Maybank has opened a second branch in Cambodia as part of its strategy to grow its international network as well as to make inroads into the domestic markets where Maybank is present.
18 March 2008
The Board of Directors of Maybank wishes to convey its congratulations to Datuk Amirsham A.Aziz, President and Chief Executive Officer, Maybank following his appointment as Minister in the Prime Minister's Department and as Senator today.
18 March 2008
Maybank, in partnership with Visa International today launched the Maybankard Visa Debit card, Maybank's first dual purpose Bankcard which offers domestic and international access to the cardholder's bank account.
13 March 2008
Maybank today officially launched the Precious Asian, its latest capital guaranteed investment-linked plan that offers an attractive potential return with full capital protection at maturity.
05 March 2008
Maybank today officially opened its AEON Bukit Tinggi branch, the first branch at AEON Bukit Tinggi Shopping Centre and simultaneously launched the country's first instant redemption facility Treatspoints for Jusco shopping vouchers at the branch.
04 March 2008
Maybank Islamic today expanded its range of foreign currency offerings by launching two treasury products, namely foreign currency deposit and placement, utilizing the Commodity Murabahah principle.
28 February 2008
Maybank Group wishes to announce the retirement of its President and Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Amirsham A. Aziz, aged 57, effective 30 June 2008.
26 February 2008
The Maybank Group today announced that net profit for the half-year ended 31 December 2007 rose 7.7% to RM1.47 billion from RM1.36 billion in the previous corresponding period. Gross profit for the period grew 2.1% to RM2.05 billion from RM2.0 billion in the previous corresponding period.
20 February 2008
The 47th edition of the Malaysian Open is set to host a stellar line up of stars at Kota Permai Golf and Country Club, come 6 - 9 March 2008.
05 February 2008
Maybank wishes to express its deepest condolences to the family of the late Dato' Richard Ho Ung Hun, the Bank's former Vice-Chairman, who passed away early this morning after a short illness.
04 February 2008
Maybank Islamic today launched the country's first Islamic On-shore Foreign Currency Financing or OFCF-i. It also introduced its Islamic Foreign Currency Account or FCA-i offering four major currencies.
30 January 2008
Maybank to sell consumer NPL portfolio to Standard Chartered Bank & ORIX Leasing Malaysia
08 January 2008