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Malayan Banking Bhd.

  • 9.78 MYR
  • -0.01
  • -0.10%
  • Malaysia
    Aug 16, 2018
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Company Background

Maybank is the largest bank by assets in Malaysia, and the fourth-largest in Southeast Asia. Established in 1960 as a privately-held lender, it is currently over 58% state-owned, and has a presence in 20 countries, with a workforce of almost 50,000. Its group President and CEO Abdul Farid Alias took over the leadership in August 2013 from Abdul Wahid Omar, who left to become a government minister. Before joining Maybank, Farid was a director of investment at Khazanah Nasional, Malaysia's state investment arm.

Maybank is strong in Singapore, particularly its regional investment bank, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, which was born out of the merger with the city-state's Kim Eng Holdings in 2011. In Indonesia, Bank Internasional Indonesia, a 98% owned listed subsidiary, has a network of over 400 branches. Maybank also runs the largest Islamic bank in the region by asset size. It recently won a banking license to operate in Myanmar.

Business Summary

Malayan Banking Bhd. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of commercial banking and related financial services. It operates through the following business segments: Group Community Financial Services (CFS), Group Global Banking (GB), and Group Insurance and Takaful. The CFS segment offers retail banking services to individual, small, medium enterprise, and business banking customers. The GB segment comprises corporate banking and global markets business. This segment also offers treasury services, including foreign exchange, money market, fixed income markets, derivatives and structured products, and asset management. The Group Insurance and Takaful segment includes underwriting all classes of general and life insurance businesses, offshore investment life insurance business, general takaful, and family takaful businesses. The company was founded on May 31, 1960 and is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2017 MYRUSD
Gross Profit----
Operating income9,844.40M2,289.65M
Income before tax10,098.09M2,348.65M
Net income7,520.54M1,749.15M
Diluted EPS0.720.16
Dividends Per Share0.550.12
Total Assets765,301.76M189,103.47M
Total liabilities690,118.16M170,525.86M
Total equity72,988.61M18,035.23M
Operating cash flow18,895.47M4,394.78M
Currency in MYRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 30,354.93M 31,631.13M 34,965.47M 36,667.04M 39,174.31M
Gross Profit -- -- -- -- --
Operating income 8,858.03M 8,976.50M 8,790.68M 8,773.89M 9,844.40M
Income before tax 8,869.59M 9,111.58M 9,151.54M 8,844.45M 10,098.09M
Net income 6,552.39M 6,716.45M 6,835.93M 6,742.99M 7,520.54M
EBITDA -- -- -- -- --
Diluted EPS 0.75 0.74 0.72 0.67 0.72
Dividends Per Share 0.53 0.57 0.54 0.52 0.55
Total Assets 560,318.78M 640,299.95M 708,344.50M 735,956.25M 765,301.76M
Total liabilities 512,576.18M 585,558.78M 644,831.04M 665,481.43M 690,118.16M
Total equity 45,997.40M 52,974.56M 61,694.99M 68,515.73M 72,988.61M
Operating cash flow 4,455.51M 11,757.43M 6,885.55M 17,041.73M 18,895.47M
 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 9,634.99M 9,667.15M 8,943.32M 8,850.97M 9,111.32M
Gross Profit -- -- -- -- --
Operating income 2,811.63M 2,743.41M 2,248.44M 2,117.91M 2,289.65M
Income before tax 2,815.30M 2,784.69M 2,340.74M 2,134.94M 2,348.65M
Net income 2,079.80M 2,052.69M 1,748.46M 1,627.67M 1,749.15M
EBITDA -- -- -- -- --
Diluted EPS 0.24 0.22 0.18 0.16 0.16
Dividends Per Share 0.16 0.17 0.13 0.12 0.12
Total Assets 171,063.58M 183,125.96M 164,980.67M 164,056.23M 189,103.47M
Total liabilities 156,487.91M 167,469.97M 150,187.73M 148,346.28M 170,525.86M
Total equity 14,042.86M 15,150.74M 14,369.39M 15,273.23M 18,035.23M
Operating cash flow 1,414.22M 3,593.32M 1,761.16M 4,113.66M 4,394.78M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2017
Operating margin25.12%
Profit margin19.19%

Key executives

  • Group President, CEO & Executive Director: Abdul Farid bin Alias
  • Group Chief Operations Officer: Kah Cho Hon
  • Group Chief Financial Officer: Amirul Feisal bin Zahir
  • Group Chief Technology Officer: M. S. Amar Suresh bin Abdullah
  • Group Chief Compliance Officer: Liang Yee Wong


  • Permodalan Nasional Bhd. (39.8%)
  • Employees Provident Fund (12.7%)
  • Bumiputra Investment Foundation (7.6%)
  • Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (3.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.4%)
  • Great Eastern Life Assurance Co. Ltd. (1.2%)
  • Government of Malaysia (1.0%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (0.8%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management) (0.7%)
  • Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Ltd. (0.7%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Menara Maybank, 100 Jalan Tun Perak, Kuala Lumpur, 50050, Malaysia
  • Phone: +60.3.2070.8833

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Last Updated on 16 Aug, 2018

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