CIMB Group Holdings Bhd (CIMB)’s inaugural CIMB ESG-SME Pitch Challenge as part of CIMB Group’s flagship The Cooler Earth Sustainability Summit 2022 has come to an end with three winners selected. The winners, iHandal Energy Solutions, BoomGrow and Yindii received RM30,000, RM20,000 and RM10,000 cash respectively, after going through preparatory...
United Overseas Bank Malaysia Bhd (UOB) has expanded its partnerships with top brands across the region, in line with UOB’s objective of building the future of ASEAN, serving and connecting more than seven million customers across the region, when the acquisition of Citigroup’s consumer banking businesses in Malaysia, Indonesia,...
The SME Bank 90-Days Biz Challenge 2022 business competition program has unveiled the entrepreneurial skills of 20 finalists from community colleges and polytechnics when they recorded sales of over half a million ringgit throughout the 10-month competition period compared to the previous edition sales of RM103,000. The Secretary General, Ministry...
UOB Malaysia has launched the UOB SME app, an all-in-one digital banking platform to meet the financial needs and other business requirements of SMEs. The launch of UOB SME app is part of UOB’s continual efforts to help businesses transform digitally. The bank launched UOB Infinity earlier this year in...
Having screened over 4.2 million applications in its first 24 months of operation, CTOS IDGuard, Malaysia and Southeast Asia’s first application fraud bureau, has detected and prevented fraudulent credit applications to the tune of RM193 million in latest figures released today. Over the last two years Malaysia has seen a...
The Islamic financial sector plays a role in demonstrating the power of Islamic finance in addressing issues faced by society today. MIFC Leadership Council (MLC) chairman Tan Sri Azman Mokhtar said the society was living in a time where the frequency and amplitude of financial crises have been on the...
CIMB Bank Bhd and CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd said that they are firmly on track to fully implement the enhanced security measures against scams as announced by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and supported by the Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM) and Association of Islamic Banking and Financial Institutions...
The global Islamic finance industry, with total assets of US$3.06 trillion, has the potential to contribute significantly toward addressing the funding gap in meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This was a key theme highlighted by thought leaders and Islamic finance luminaries attending the recent Islamic Sustainable Finance...
CIMB Bank Bhd and CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd have announced their continued commitment to support and spur the recovery of the SME businesses through RM30 billion in financing by 2024. The commitment was announced at a signing ceremony to mark the collaboration between CIMB, Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan Bhd (SJPP)...
CIMB Group Holdings Bhd has strengthened its sustainability commitment by doubling its sustainable finance target to RM60 billion by 2024 under its Green, Social, Sustainable Impact Products and Services Framework (GSSIPS). The increased target was announced during the opening of CIMB’s flagship The Cooler Earth Sustainability Summit 2022 themed ‘Facilitating...
Merchants in Southeast Asia can now add PayNow, the national payment network in Singapore, to their service with minimal integration effort, thanks to a newly minted partnership between Fazz, a business account that allows businesses of all scales to pay, save and get credit, and Primer, the world’s first...
CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd has ramped up its activities in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with the introduction of its first Sustainable Term Investment Account-i (Sustainable TIA-i) Tranche, a purpose-driven investment offering for businesses including SMEs. The Sustainable TIA-i fund placements will be invested into eligible...

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