CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad
CIMB Islamic offers an extensive suite of innovative Shariah-compliant products and services including solutions in financing, sukuk, investment banking, transaction banking, banca-takaful and securities services for individual, commercial, corporate and institutional customers across ASEAN. We monitor and ensure good Shariah governance and compliance across CIMB while further aspiring to provide world-class Islamic banking and finance solutions with progressive integration of ESG factors via a value-based approach, the hallmark of Islamic finance. In 2020, CIMB Islamic was recognized as the “Best Ringgit Sukuk House of the Year” and “Best Social Impact Islamic Finance House in Asia” by Alpha Southeast Asia 2020 and has been voted “Best Islamic Bank in Malaysia” by the Islamic Finance News Award 2020.
Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad
Bank Muamalat is a leading Islamic bank, established on 1 October 1999, and is governed by Islamic Financial Services Act 2013 (IFSA). As a full-fledged Islamic financial institution, the bank offers its customers a broad range of services, meeting the needs of both individuals and institutions.
In essence, Bank Muamalat provides individuals with services ranging from deposit accounts, asset management, financing needs for automobiles, homes and personal use as well as wealth management products such as family and general takaful, investments, Islamic estate planning to non-financial products such as Islamic funeral management, Quranic learning and halal tours. The Bank offers corporate and institutional customers the full product range of a leading corporate and investment bank, from cash management, payment solutions including trade and export finance to international foreign exchange, financing and capital market transactions.
Lembaga Zakat Negeri Kedah (LZNK)
There may be a few in the community who do not know that the management of zakat in the State of Kedah has existed for 3 centuries. Based on historical records, Kedah is the oldest state in Malaysia that has a legal zakat management system. With the advent of the industrial revolution 4.0, it has now made a direct impact on asnaf and zakat payers. Thus, the LZNK has embarked on a drastic approach to remain relevant in the current situation by providing a variety of zakat collection channels to zakat payers and high impact assistance schemes to the asnaf. The LZNK serves the community by our machinery of young staff and experienced officials working together to empower zakat distribution activities more transparently and precisely to the target groups in the state of Kedah Darul Aman.
Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB)
Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) was established on 17 March 1978 as one of the instruments of the New Economic Policy (NEP) to re-engineer the economic imbalance in Malaysia and enhance Bumiputera economic participation via equity investments. Through its 15 unit trust funds, PNB has enabled the sharing of corporate wealth with all Malaysians by delivering consistent, competitive returns over the years to its 14.5 million account holders. Over the last four decades, PNB has grown to become one of Malaysia’s largest fund management companies with assets under management exceeding RM300 billion and an investment portfolio which covers strategic investments in leading Malaysian corporates, global equity, private investments and real estate.
Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (Bank Islam)
Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad was specifically created in 1983 to operate in full accordance with Shariah rules and principles, becoming the first full-fledged Islamic banking institution in Malaysia and Southeast Asia. Primarily a retail bank, Bank Islam offers a diversified range of solutions that meet its customers’ financial needs. The Bank’s structured operations and capable people from its consumer, deposit, corporate, commercial, SME and treasury businesses are dedicated to deliver exceptional banking experience to more than six million of its customers. It currently has the widest dedicated Islamic banking network in Malaysia with 144 branches and over 1,000 self-service terminals nationwide.
We expose the pulse of diversified opportunities for those seeking to expand or invest with impact Bursa Malaysia is an exchange holding company incorporated in 1976 and listed in 2005. One of the largest bourses in ASEAN, Bursa Malaysia helps over 900 companies raise capital across 50 economic activities – whether through the Main Market for established large-cap companies, the ACE Market for emerging companies of all sizes, or the LEAP Market for up-and-coming SME companies.
As an inclusive marketplace, we provide easy access to many investment products and services, connecting domestic and foreign market participants to all types of opportunities to help them to expand or invest with impact.
As a key pulse point for the ASEAN region, Bursa Malaysia wields the influence, global linkages and capabilities to drive the market forward in this fast-growing part of the world, making us well positioned to uncover the right opportunities to help our stakeholders – investors, traders, issuers and shareholders – achieve the value and growth they seek.
AmBank Islamic Berhad
AmBank Group offers Islamic banking, Islamic fund management, family takaful and Islamic capital market solutions to customers. AmBank Islamic Berhad is the Islamic banking arm of AmBank Group and offers a comprehensive range of Shariah compliant retail and non-retail banking products and services, including investment, treasury and trade solutions. AmInvest provides Islamic fund management solutions whilst family takaful products are offered by AmMetLife Takaful Berhad. Since its launch in 2006, AmBank Islamic has positioned itself as the Islamic brand under the AmBank Group with its distinctive hues of green and red. Pursuant to this rebranding exercise, the logo colours have been unified with the AmBank Group brand colours of red and yellow.
“The main objective of this rebranding exercise whilst it realigns with the AmBank Group mother brand, will also enable the AmBank Group to position its Islamic brand more prominently in the Islamic finance industry. AmBank Islamic will continue to be customer centric in all the things that we do, while serving the diverse needs of our customers, be it investment, commercial, retail banking or insurance,” said Tan Sri Azman Hashim, Chairman, AmBank Group.
Bond and Sukuk Information Exchange (BIX)
The Bond and Sukuk Information Exchange (BIX Malaysia) is a non-profit information platform providing a public access to information on bonds and sukuk issued in Malaysia. The BIX provides comprehensive and up-to-date information on the Malaysian bond and Sukuk to increase transparency in the primary and secondary markets. The website provides an advance search engine which allow investors to filter the current RM1.5 trillion bond and sukuk in Malaysia according to their expected yield, duration, and rating. BIX also has a bond calculator to help investor calculate the expected return based on its maturity and coupon/profit payment.
OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad
Kuala Lumpur-based OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad (OCBC Al-Amin), a wholly-owned subsidiary of OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad, was established in 2008 to strengthen the Bank’s efforts in Islamic banking, more than a decade after the Bank first started offering Shariah-compliant banking products and services in 1995.
OCBC Al-Amin offers a broad array of competitive and innovative financial products and services, ranging from consumer to corporate, treasury, investment and transaction banking, for both Muslims and non-Muslims while adhering strictly to the tenets of Islam. OCBC Al-Amin is a member of the OCBC Group whose global headquarters is in Singapore. The Group’s key markets are Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Greater China.
Together with OCBC Bank’s extensive network and leading Asset Management, Private Banking and Takaful business offerings, OCBC Al-Amin seeks to deliver world class Islamic financial services to its clients.
Affin Islamic Bank Berhad
Affin Islamic Bank Berhad (AFFIN ISLAMIC) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Affin Bank Berhad (AFFINBANK) which was incorporated on 1 April 2006. As a full-fledged Islamic bank, AFFIN ISLAMIC offers a complete range of Islamic banking products and services to Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs), Institutional, Retail and Corporate customers. AFFIN ISLAMIC has been at the forefront of introducing innovative and Shariah compliant products which adopt a full range of Shariah concepts. To date, AFFIN ISLAMIC has 5 full-fledged branches and its products and services are also offered at 110 shared branches including 1 innovation branch, and 131 off-site self service machines. Log on to www.affinislamic.com.my for more information.
SALIHIN Shariah Advisory
SALIHIN Shariah Advisory, a registered firm with the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC), provides consultancy on all Shariah-based products and services, fintech solutions, training and education, research and publication. We are GIFA Awards winners as the Best Emerging Shariah Advisory Firm in 2018, Best Islamic Finance Training Provider in 2019 and Best Islamic Finance Publishing House 2020. SALIHIN Shariah Advisory is an independent member firm of SALIHIN, the brand name under which independent member firms of SALIHIN International LLP operate and provide professional services in the areas of audit and assurance, taxation, Shariah, business advisory, corporate finance, accounting and digital consultancy. More info at www.salihin.com.my
Hong Leong MSIG Takaful
Hong Leong MSIG Takaful (HLM Takaful) is part of Hong Leong Group, one of the largest conglomerates in South East Asia. HLM Takaful’s journey as a licenced takaful provider started in 2006. Today, we offer a range of innovative and comprehensive family takaful solutions and services for retail and corporate sectors driven by strong Shariah principles. As the Preferred Takaful Provider, HLM Takaful is committed to protect Malaysians financially with valuable Takaful plans for a more promising future.
Yayasan Pembangunan Ekonomi Islam Malaysia (YaPEIM)
Yayasan Pembangunan Ekonomi Islam Malaysia (YaPEIM) adalah sebuah yayasan yang ditubuhkan oleh Kerajaan Persekutuan pada 13 Oktober 1976 dan diperbadankan di bawah Trustees (Incorporation) Act 1952. Bagi menggerakkan potensi dan meluaskan peranannya, YaPEIM telah disusun dan dilancarkan semula pada 20 Julai 1984 oleh Y.A.B. Perdana Menteri Malaysia pada masa itu. YaPEIM ditadbir oleh Lembaga Pemegang Amanah melalui Surat Ikatan Amanah YaPEIM.
BerryPay (M) Sdn Bhd
BerryPay is a Fintech company focusing on serving the needs of the unbanked and underserved populations. This is achieved by bridging them through a unique e-banking system of Islamic virtual accounts to other banked and non-banked recipients and vice versa. As an advocate of Islamic ecosystem, BerryPay believes that all should be able to enjoy the benefits of having a bank account without the hassle of conventional requirement. In addition, we have payment gateway solutions for Islamic e-commerce marketplace in Malaysia, zakat collections, P2P capabilities and bill payments in Indonesia, and e wallet approvals in Singapore, as part and parcel of our Islamic products.
MyFinB is an award-winning tech company that specializes in artificial intelligence. The company developed its own language generation (NLG) platform with predictive and prescriptive capabilities – a niche area that differentiates itself from any others. MyFinB helps people understand and communicate what is most important in their data. By transforming data into insightful, human-like language, the company’s natural language generation (NLG) technology enables people to be data-driven and make better decisions, focus talent on higher-value opportunities, and create differentiated products.
Tulus Digital is an Islamic social fintech start-up that provides ethical payment facilitation for all Islamic organisations in Malaysia empowering the growth and well being of ummah by embracing the digital lifestyle. Our Ethical Payment Facilitator (E-PF) platform provides a convenient and secure online payment solution through the Tulus Payment Exchange. All payments via the Tulus Payment Exchange must be for the purposes which are free from prohibited elements; maysir (gambling), gharar (uncertainty) and riba (interest). We recently also launched the Tulus mobile app for all Islamic based Shariah compliant services and payment facilitation like Zakat, Waqf, Infaq & Donation. The Tulus app is now available on Google Play Store and Apple App Store.