Highlights of 2018


Record Net Profit

The Group broke the RM8 billion mark by achieving a record high net profit for FY2018, driven by growth in net operating income and disciplined cost management.

Maybank Singapore Limited

Locally Incorporated

We cemented our foothold in Singapore by locally incorporating Maybank Singapore Limited, which now houses our Singapore Community Financial Services business effective 5 November 2018.

57 sen
Total Dividend
per Share

This translates to a dividend payout ratio of 77.3% and a 6.0% dividend yield – one of the highest among banking stocks in the region.

First Bank in Malaysia
to Roll-Out a Digital Upskilling Programme for Staff

We introduced our FutureReady Digital Upskilling Programme to increase employees’ digital literacy in line with the Group’s aspiration to be The Digital Bank of Choice.

Maybank is a
TOP 500

Most Valuable Global Brand

We are the first Malaysian bank to break into the Global 500 Brands list by Brand Finance, with a brand value of USD4.2 billion.

Constantly Creating
New Digital Firsts

We are the first bank in Malaysia to introduce a cashless payment solution via QRPay. Meanwhile, the refreshed and optimised Maybank2u website also includes a first-of-its-kind digital financial planner.

Financial Highlights
Net Profit* (RM billion)
RM8.11 billion
Return on Equity (%)
Earnings per Share (sen)
74.2 sen
CET1 Capital Ratio (%)
* Net profit is equivalent to profit attributable to equity holders of the Bank.