Maybank berkata, dokumen nasihat pemindahan RM3 juta kepada seorang menteri yang disebarkan di laman sosial tidak dikeluarkan bank itu dan nombor akaun pada dokumen itu adalah tidak sah.
The Maybank account number indicated in the document being spread online is invalid, it says.
Workers who had just received their salaries and were busy settling bills online badly hit.
Maybank CEO Abdul Farid Alias says the US-China trade spat and Brexit will continue to pose challenges in 2019.
Malaysia’s largest bank records net profit of RM2.33 billion for October-December 2018 compared with RM2.13 billion in the same period a year earlier.
Maybank Kim Eng says it will focus on providing its Asean research, corporate access, trading and execution services to global clients.
The Banker Editorial says Maybank has fresh thinking on how to provide the best service quality to previously underserved consumers.
The property sector is expected to recover slowly given the huge unsold units.
Malaysia's economic growth is expected to slow to 4.8% in 2018, from the 5.9% pace a year earlier.
The bank appoints Ami Moris to head its investment banking arm, Maybank Kim Eng Group (MKE), and Fad’l Mohamed as Maybank Investment Bank Bhd CEO.
Hasnita Hashim menggantikan Annuar Musa yang direhatkan sejak Januari tahun lalu.
Chief Financial Officer Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir said loan growth would be driven by the bank's consumer business, and that growth in corporate loans will slow.
Edmund Terence Gomez dari UM berkata, kerajaan perlu memastikan pihak yang mengambil alih pegangan dalam GLC mempunyai kebolehan dan dana untuk memajukan syarikat.
Hyflux’s Tuaspring project, which includes Southeast Asia’s biggest desalination plant, has drawn interest from Malaysian generator YTL Power International Bhd.
TA Securities says the market should stay range-bound with optimism over the US-European Union trade deal, China stimulus overshadowed by lingering US-China trade tensions and profit-taking ahead of the weekend.
Maybank Investment Bank Bhd in a research note said Bursa Malaysia is set to extend its gains today as sentiment could be boosted by firmer overnight US markets as well as China’s move to shore up growth.
Regional investor sentiment boosted by upbeat earnings on Wall Street and the Fed’s view of more years of growth for US economy.
It says Opec's decision to lower over-compliance and adjust to 100% compliance was better than the market’s initial expectation.
Michael Foong takes over from Pollie Sim who retired from the banking group.
But Public Investment Bank Bhd says external political predicaments might put pressure on global equities.
Grab, which received its e-money licence from Bank Negara Malaysia in 2017, is set to launch GrabPay mobile wallet in beta.
Listing will help Maybank unlock value and add liquidity to sector, say sources.
The ruling coalition is likely to stay in power and ensure policy continuity, especially in Malaysia-China relations, it says.
Maybank Investment Bank Bhd group chief economist Suhaimi Ilias says this is because it may affect the economy.
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