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Banks Raising Interest Rates While BNM Still Holding OPR Steady
Several financial institutions have increased their base rate (BR) ahead of Bank Negara Malaysia’s review of the overnight policy rate (OPR), according t...
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Malaysia to See First Neo Bank by 2020
Financial technology (fintech) industry players are optimistic that Malaysia will be able to kick off its virtual banking revolution and set up its first n...
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More Than RM300 Million Worth of Unclaimed Insurance Benefits - BNM
The insurance and takaful industry has more than RM300 million worth of unclaimed benefits as a result of outdated records of policy and certificate holder...
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Banks Need to Understand Sabah Property Market, Says SHAREDA President
The loan distribution ratio between Sabah and Kuala Lumpur is a disadvantage to the buyers and developers in Sabah, says Chew Sang Hai, President of the Sa...
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Unfair Housing Loan Terms to Be Revised by End 2019 - BNM
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has found that some terms and conditions in housing loans and financing contracts are disproportionately skewed in favour of ban...
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Bank Negara Wants to Impose a Limit on Cash Transactions
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is looking at introducing a transaction limit for cash transactions in the country. BNM is still studying to either implement a ...
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Oversupply of Commercial Property Will Worsen - BNM
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) saw an uptick in commercial activity in the commercial property sector in 2018, but the oversupply of retail and office space wi...
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Being Bullied by Banks? Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) LINK Wants to Help You
As you try to sort your finances out, the bank rings you night and day, and you have no idea how to deal with them, "BNMLINK is here to assist you," says D...
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Loan Schemes to Complement the National Home Ownership Campaign
In last year’s Budget 2019 announcement, initiatives were introduced to address the homeownership plights of the B40 group. As the National Home Ownershi...
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HSBC Engaging With BNM to Push Blockchain Trade Finance Platform
HSBC Malaysia is in regular engagement with Malaysian regulators, particularly Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), in pushing blockchain-based trade finance platfo...
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Allocate Fair Number of Affordable Homes to Sarawak, Putrajaya Told
Sarawak should be allocated a fair number of affordable homes from the recently announced one million units of such houses to be built nationwide in the ne...
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Malaysian Authorities Declare Regulatory Intentions for Crypto
As the world is increasingly embracing Blockchain technologies, Malaysia recently took a significant step towards the inclusion of Crypto and digital asset...
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Greatest Threat for Malaysian Banks - Property Loans
The latest report by Moody’s Investors Service has set off alarm bells over the direction of Malaysia’s financial system, after the ratings agency call...
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44 Banks Want to Free You From the Hassle of Memorising Account Numbers
Some of you may have gotten a potentially questionable text from your banks—that your phone number might be integrated with something called ‘DuitNow',...
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Are Housing Loan Approvals Showing the True Picture?
As Malaysia's central bank, Bank Negara acts to promote monetary and financial stability and ensures that we have a strong financial sector that supports t...
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Bank Negara: Imbalances in Property Market Continue to Persist
According to Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) financial stability review for 1H2018: “Imbalances observed in the property market continue to persist.” ...
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Impact Banking: Putting the Impact Back Into Islamic Finance
Getting arcane structures to be technically Shariah compliant has become a huge focus of Islamic finance, but a new initiative in Malaysia attempts to make...
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Malaysia August Inflation Pace Slowest in More Than 3 Years
With consumer prices rising at its slowest pace in more than three years, Malaysia's retail inflation was lower than expected in August official data showe...
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90% of Affordable Home Loans Are Rejected, So Here's How Loanplus Aims to Help
From 2016 to early 2017, only 24% of new property launches were in the range of approximately RM250k, which indicates an undersupply of affordable homes, a...
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Banks Waive Fee for Instant Interbank Fund Transfer
In line with Malaysia's central bank policy, banks are now offering free Instant Interbank Fund Transfer (IBFT). Last December, Bank Negara announced i...
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