(the National Bank of Malaysia
given August 31, 2000
as the deadline for the many
Malaysian banks to consolidate and merge into 10 groups of
their choice. The 10 anchor banking groups
managed to ink their sale and purchase agreements by
that deadline are:
- Maybank group
Malayan Banking, Mayban Finance,
Aseambankers, PhileoAllied Bank, Pacific Bank,
Sime Finance, Kewangan Bersatu.
- Bumiputra Commerce group
Bumiputra Commerce Bank, Bumiputra Commerce
Finance, Commerce International Merchant Bankers.
- RHB Bank
RHB Bank, RHB Sakura Merchant Bank, Sime Bank,
Delta Finance, Interfinance.
Arab-Malaysian Bank, Arab-Malaysian Finance,
Arab-Malaysian Merchant Bank, Bank Utama
Malaysia, Utama Merchant Bankers.
- Hong Leong Bank
Hong Leong Bank, Hong Leong Finance, Wah Tat
Bank, Credit Corp Malaysia.
- Perwira Affin Bank
Perwira Affin Bank, Affin Finance, Perwira Affin
Merchant Bankers, BSN Commercial, BSN Finance, BSN
- Multi-Purpose Bank
MPB, International Bank Malaysia, Sabah Bank,
MBf Finance, Bolton Finance, Sabah Finance, Bumiputra
Merchant Bankers, Amanah Merchant Bank.
- Southern Bank
Southern Bank, Ban Hin Lee Bank, Cempaka
Finance, United Merchant Finance, Perdana Merchant
- EON Bank
EON Bank, EON Finance, Oriental Bank, City
Finance, Perkasa Finance, Malaysian International
- Public Bank group
Public Bank, Hock Hua Bank.
After The Edge October 23, 2000 article