October 25, 2016 4:52 PM ET

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Company Overview of Bank Negara Malaysia

Company Overview

Bank Negara Malaysia operates as a central bank for Malaysia. It acts as the banker for the currency issue. The company engages in keeping international reserves; adopting monetary policy and managing the financial system; and providing financial advises and banking services to the banks and government. It also operates public service centers to provide financial advisory services to members of the public and businesses. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with representative offices in New York, New York; and London, the United Kingdom. It has branch offices in Pulau Pinang, Johor Bahru, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Terengganu, Kuching, and Shah Alam, Mala...

Jalan Dato' Onn

P.O. Box 10922

Kuala Lumpur,  50929


Founded in 1959

2,935 Employees


60 3 2698 8044


60 3 2691 2990

Key Executives for Bank Negara Malaysia

Chairman and Governor
Head of Administrative and Director of Specialist Risk Unit
Director of Corporate Communications, Assistant Governor and Secretary to the Board
Deputy Governor and Director
Deputy Governor and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Bank Negara Malaysia Key Developments

Bank Negara Malaysia Appoints Encik Shaik Abdul Rasheed Bin Abdul Ghaffour as Deputy Governor for A Three-Year Term

Bank Negara Malaysia announced the appointment of Encik Shaik Abdul Rasheed bin Abdul Ghaffour (Encik Abdul Rasheed) as Deputy Governor for a three-year term effective 16 July 2016. As Deputy Governor, Encik Abdul Rasheed will be responsible for the financial sector regulation and development including payment systems as well as the international reserve management and money market operations and foreign exchange administration. Encik Abdul Rasheed is currently the Assistant Governor responsible for the Monetary Policy and Economics sector which consists of the Monetary Policy, Economics, International and Statistical Services departments of the Bank. Encik Abdul Rasheed is a member of the Bank's Management Committee as well as several policy committees namely the Monetary Policy Committee, Reserve Management Committee and Risk Management Committee. With the appointment, Bank Negara Malaysia now has three Deputy Governors, as provided for by the Central Bank of Malaysia Act, 2009.

Hong Leong Financial Recieves Approval From Bank Negara For Possible Sale

Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad (KLSE:HLFG) has received approval from the Bank Negara Malaysia to start negotiations for possible sale of its stake in Hong Leong Assurance Berhad and Hong Leong MSIG Takaful Berhad.

Bank Negara Malaysia Presents at FT Asia Banking Forum, Jun-22-2016 09:10 AM

Bank Negara Malaysia Presents at FT Asia Banking Forum, Jun-22-2016 09:10 AM. Venue: Singapore. Speakers: Sukudhew Singh, Deputy Governor and Director.

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