Hong Leong Bank Bhd - 5819(HLBANK)
Hong Leong Bank Bhd lists under Main Market of Bursa Malaysia. It has been classified in the Finance sector. The stock code uses in Bursa Malaysia is "5819" or identify by stock name of "HLBANK". More information about Hong Leong Bank Bhd can be found in their website (www.hlb.com.my).
|Final Dividend 27 Sen||31-10-2012||02-11-2012||20-11-2012|
|Final 15 cents||31-10-2011||02-11-2011||16-11-2011|
Hong Leong Bank, a public listed company on the Malaysian Stock Exchange, is a member of the Hong Leong Group (the Group). Headquartered in Malaysia, the Group has been in the financial services industry since 1968 through Hong Leong Finance Berhad and since 1982 through Dao Heng Bank Ltd in Hong Kong. Dao Heng Bank Ltd has since been sold to another banking institution. Today, the Group comprises a total of 14 listed companies worldwide with a combined market capitalization in excess of USD11 billion.
With more than 100 years of banking knowledge and experience, Hong Leong Bank has a strong market position and well-recognized business franchise. Hong Leong Bank, one of the leading local banks in Malaysia, has won many recognitions and accolades over the years: the Finance Asia 2002 Asia's Best Companies Award, the KPMG 2003 Shareholder Value Award, the CGC Top SMI Supporter Award 2004, the Asian Banker's Best Credit Card Product Award 2006 and the Best E-Banking Project 2007.
Hong Leong Bank Berhad started its humble beginnings in 1905 in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia under the name of Kwong Lee Mortgage & Remittance Company and later in 1934, incorporated as Kwong Lee Bank Limited. In 1989, it was renamed MUI Bank, operating in 35 branches. In January 1994, the Group acquired MUI Bank through Hong Leong Credit Berhad (now known as Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad). This milestone saw the birth of Hong Leong Bank and in the same year in October, Hong Leong Bank was listed on the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange.
In 2004, the finance company business of Hong Leong Finance Berhad was acquired by Hong Leong Bank. Today, the enlarged, merged entity has over 185 branches in Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Hong Leong Group (the Group) is one of the largest business groups in Malaysia and internationally. The strong foundation and solid growth of the Group is attributed to the Power of Vision - the Vision of its Executive Chairman, Tan Sri Quek Leng Chan. Today that Vision is manifested and entrenched in the Group's corporate culture, which is firmly rooted on the Group's core values of quality, entrepreneurship, innovation, honour, human resource, unity, progress and social responsibility.
The Group believes in embedding itself in the country and community within which it operates. Through its financial services arm Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad, which comprises Hong Leong Bank, Hong Leong Islamic Bank, Hong Leong Assurance, HLG Capital and Hong Leong Tokio Marine Takaful, the Group is well positioned as an integrated financial services provider.
Noon Market: KLCI falls 0.2% amid weaker China growth data
Hong Leong Investment Bank Bhd's analyst Nick Foo Mun Pang expects the KLCI to undergo a mild sideways consolidation today, to neutralise overbought positions before heading higher. However, he said that the local bourse is still in an uptrend bias ...
Where Shariah is seen as 'the heart of Islamic banking'
The Malaysian Reserve
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Bursa Securities raps dealer's rep, imposes RM40,000 fine
The Star Online
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Quick relief for victims' families
New Straits Times
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Petronas Dagangan, Sime Darby lead KLCI higher in early trade
The Star Online
Among the banks and finance stocks, Hong Leong Capital fell 18 sen to RM12, AFG eight sen to RM4.52 and BIMB five sen to RM4.25. Telekom Malaysia lost six sen to RM5.98 as it pared its gains from Tuesday's late buying. Tags / Keywords: Business News ...
Moody's: Malaysian banks resilient to severe credit, market losses
The Star Online
It pointed out HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd (A3 positive, C-/baa1 stable8), Malayan Banking Bhd (A3 positive, C/a3 stable) and Hong Leong Bank Bhd (A3 positive, C-/baa1 stable) would better withstand unexpected losses owing to their higher capital buffers, ...
Banks can withstand crisis worse than 2008-09
M'sian banks can withstand crisis worse than 2008-09
The rating agency noted banks such as HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd (A3 positive, C-/baa1 stable), Malayan Banking Bhd (A3 positive, C/a3 stable) and Hong Leong Bank Bhd (A3 positive, C-/baa1 stable) would better withstand unexpected losses owing to their ...
Fixed Deposit vs Savings Account: Which to switch to?
Yahoo Malaysia News
The Mach Fixed Deposit by Hong Leong Bank gives a high interest rate of 3.7% p.a. and the flexibility to make partial withdrawals. This means you get RM185 a year and that's definitely a higher amount than what any savings account can give you.
Key Asian markets mixed, KLCI slips to 1850
The Star Online
As for banks, CIMB fell two sen to RM7.38 and Maybank one sen to RM9.75 but Hong Leong Bank rose two sen to RM14.10. Petronas Gas rose 10 sen to RM24.80, pushing the KLCI up 0.28 of a point. Condom maker Karex rose 26 sen to RM3.16 and the call ...
Slower passenger traffic growth expectation; MAHB shares slide
... of Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) shares declined marginally Monday on expectations of slower passenger traffic growth. At 11.44am, MAHB shares slipped two sen to RM7.99 with 138,700 changing hands. Hong Leong Investment Bank Research ...