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.


Metrobank net profit jumped 57% in Q3

Local banking giant Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. grew its third-quarter net profit by 57 percent year-on-year to P4 billion on better than-expected lending business alongside one-time gains from property divestment and sale of noncore assets.


JM Financial's net profit rises by 83 per cent

Diversified financial services player JM Financial announced an 83 per cent jump in its consolidated net income today, at Rs 92.2 crore boosted by all-round business growth, which pushed up its fee income.


HKEx Q3 profit climbs; Shanghai link launch date not known

The world's second-largest listed stock market operator reiterated that while it had completed preparations, the scheme, seen as a milestone in the opening up of China's capital markets, had not received regulatory approval.