China gloom halts EM rally, rouble powers on

Weak sentiment in China halted a four-day rally in emerging market stocks on Tuesday, though there was no stopping the resurgent rouble as steadier oil and central bank muscle-flexing lifted it to a two-week high.


Maybank 9 Month Profit Up 1.7 Percent

Net profit, meanwhile, was RM4.79 billion, marginally lower by 0.7 percent from the RM4.82 billion a year earlier, owing primarily to a higher tax charge.


Affin Holdings Q3 earnings at nearly RM142m

The banking group announced on Monday its revenue increased by 22.6% to RM937.17mil from RM764.09mil. Earnings per share were 7.36 sen compared with 11.57 sen. It declared an interim dividend of 15 sen.


NAB's US business lifts profit

NATIONAL Australia Bank's US subsidiary Great Western Bancorp lifted its full year net profit nine per cent due to cost cutting and fewer bad debts.


HK and Singapore boost Asia sales at Aegon

Aegon’s new life sales in Asia almost doubled to €27m in Q3 2014, despite the company recording quarter by quarter drops in many of its other life divisions.


Maybank Islamic generates RM1b deposit growth

Maybank Islamic Bhd has generated nearly RM1bil in deposit growth in six months for its Premier Mudharabah Account-i since the launch of the Save & Drive Deposit Campaign in April.