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.
Hong Leong Islamic Bank bags best sukuk award
The Malaysian Insider
Hong Leong Islamic Bank Bhd (HLISB) was announced as the winner for the Best Sukuk Deal 2014, as part of the Global Islamic Finance Awards 2014 held in Dubai recently. HLISB said in a statement today that the nomination was based on its involvement ...
PAC weighs in on mega-bank merger deal
The Malaysian Reserve
... and MBSB, EPF also hold stakes in a number of listed companies including Public Bank Bhd, Tenaga Nasional Bhd, Sime Darby Bhd, Axiata Group Bhd, Petronas Chemicals Group Bhd, Petronas Gas Bhd, IHH Healthcare Bhd and Hong Leong Bank Bhd.
The Malay Mail Online
Mild profit taking on Bursa Malaysia
The Star Online
Among the banks, Hong Leong Bank and CIMB fell eight sen each to RM14.18 and RM6.35. BAT was the top gainer, adding 48 sen to RM69.70. WCT added seven sen to RM2.17 after bagging a RM651mil contract to build a shopping mall in Jalan Cochrane ...
KL shares open higher
Cash aid for deserving students
The Star Online
(Second row,from left) Hume Concrete Sdn Bhd Human Resources head Zolida Mohd Daud, Quek, Hong Leong Bank Berhad group managing directorTan Kong Khoon, Malaysia Pacific Industries Human Resources head Baharom Kassim, Hong Leong ...
Moves won't hike CPO prices
The Star Online
Analysts expect the B7 biodiesel (blending of 7% palm methyl ester with 93% diesel fuel) programme would help to boost local biodiesel demand to 448,000 tonnes per year from 155,000 tonnes in 2013, assuming Malaysia's subsidised transport sector ...
Low prices will hamper demand for biodiesel, analysts
Hong Leong Islamic Bank bags 'Islamic Finance Deal of the Year'
HLISB's nomination was based on its involvement as Joint Principal Adviser in an innovative cross-border Sukuk Wakalah programme which marked the first Sukuk structure of its kind in Malaysia combining Wakalah and Ijarah contracts under separate ...
Plantations, banks advance as KLCI surges 13.3 points
The Star Online
Among the finance and banks, HLFG rose the most, up 32 sen to RM17.96, Hong Leong Bank added 20 sen to RM14.28 while CIMB gained 16 sen to RM6.36. Among the big caps, Genting Bhd added 17 sen to RM9.55 and Petronas Gas 16 sen to RM22.04.
HLBB needs RM2.2b capital for CET1 ratio requirement
The Sun Daily
PETALING JAYA: Hong Leong Bank Bhd may need to raise about RM2.2 billion for a 10% common equity tier 1 (CET1) ratio in compliance with Basel III requirements, but offsetting proceeds from the sale of its treasury shares would reduce the group's ...
KL shares higher mid-morning
New Straits Times Online
KUALA LUMPUR: Gains in heavyweight stocks lifted the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) to help it breach the 1,830 points-level at mid-morning today. At 11am, the benchmark index stood at 1,835.83 points, up 10.15 points, after ... Hong Leong ...