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Unit Trust Investment in Malaysia

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Besides the initial 3-7% service charges which most contribute to the consultant's commission and incentive trip for agent, there is trustee fees and management fees charged every year and calculated daily. Unit trust company earn big portion from the management fees - normally 1.5% p.a. depends on fund type. What do I look for in a unit trust fund? What do I look for in a unit trust fund: 1. No up-front charges or service fees. 2. Remuneration to agent based on a certain percentage of the fund's return which is realized through switching or repurchase. Ringgit or Dollar Cost Averaging The advantages of this strategy ...
is currently the fifth largest banking group in Malaysia, with more than 200 branches and their outlets (including subsidiaries and associates), providing individuals and businesses with a range of financial services and products. AmBank Group was founded in 1975 as Arab-Malaysian Development Bank, by Merchant Banking pioneer, Hussain Najadi via his Holding company AIAK (Arab Investments for Asia Kuwait). He brought the bank public via the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE) in 1981. Tan Sri Azman Hashim , the chairman, controls about one-third of AMMB Holdings. In 2006, Amcorp 's interest in AMMB was reduced to 18.8% from ...
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Singapore Daily Bulletin – 06/07/10 – SharesInv.com
United Overseas Bank has agreed to subscribe for shares worth US$100m in Agricultural Bank of China’s (AgBank) global share offering. AgBank is offering 25.4b H-shares in Hong Kong at between HK$2.88 and HK$3.48 apiece and 22.2b A-shares in Shanghai at between Rmb2.52 and Rmb2.68 each in a dual listing. Temasek had earlier agreed to subscribe for US$200m of shares. Other heavyweight investors include Standard Chartered Bank, the sovereign wealth funds of Qatar and Kuwait, and Cheung Kong Holdings. AgBank’s H-shares are expected to commence trading on 16 Jul-10, a day after its A-shares are slated to debut in Shanghai. market research, surveys and trends
REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST (REIT) - BY NIK ZAFRI I've noticed ...
I've noticed these few days that major corporations in Malaysia are racing into Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) - or is it M-Reit? (Whatever...) Is it safe to say that this a sign of real estate and development industry in Malaysia may have successfully prevented the 'sup-prime mortgage crisis' from hitting Malaysia? Fascinating... Well to start with, from 2007-2008, I've noticed profit from rental income were being distributed in form of dividend to its holders. Well, I think this also has something to do with the pivotal role played by Security Commission issuing guidelines on property trust funds - ... market research, surveys and trends

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UNIT TRUST INVESTMENT IN MALAYSIA

ISLAMIC Unit Trust Investment MALAYSIA
Public Bank’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Public Mutual swept 10 out of the 29 awards, including the most prestigious “Best Overall Fund Group” award, at The Edge-Lipper Malaysia Fund Awards 2010 held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on 23 February 2010. This is the 7th consecutive year Public Mutual has emerged as the biggest winner at the annual awards event. Public Mutual’s Chairman Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Dr. Teh Hong Piow expressed pride at the outstanding achievement despite a challenging year in 2009. “These awards demonstrate Public Mutual's commitment in continuously ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
AMANAH SAHAM NASIONAL
        The unit trust scheme known as Amanah Saham Nasional (ASN) is a scheme for mobilising Malay savings for equity investment. It was launched in 1981 as a major vehicle for implementing the transfer of corporate assets held under trusteeship to the Bumiputera. Unlike BIMB and TH, ASN is aimed  mainly at improving the economic conditions of the Bumiputera, especially the Malays and therefore, the ethnic aspects overshadow the religious ones. Nevertheless, as the relationship between Islam and Malayness are so intertwined, ASN has also been associated with the Islamisation package of ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
RELATED NEWS
CapitaMalls Prices Malaysia Trust at Bottom of Range
July 8 (Bloomberg) -- CapitaMalls Asia Ltd., owner of shopping malls in the region, said it priced shares of its Malaysian unit at the low end of its projected range, raising investor concerns gains may be capped when trading begins. CapitaMalls Malaysia Trust’s units were offered to institutions at 1 ringgit apiece, while shares were sold to individual investors at 98 sen each, it said. The 852 million ringgit ($267 million) initial public offering, the second- biggest in Malaysia this year, was earlier priced at between 1 ringgit and 1.10 ringgit a share for large investors. “The upside on the capital appreciation ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
IMP gearing up to meet challenges in Islamic finance
With the global sukuk market largely back on track with Malaysia successfully closing its second sovereign issuance of $1.25 billion in June 2010, Indonesia indicating that it may go to the market with its second sovereign issuance and GE Capital confirming that it too will raise funds through a second sukuk, market education and knowledge, especially of Islamic Capital Markets (ICM), becomes a competitive advantage. Indeed, the Islamic Markets Program (IMP), which is held annually by the Securities Industry Development Corporation (SIDC), the training and development arm of the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC), is by far the ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

INFORMATION RESOURCES

Liberalization of exchange control administration rules : FAQ's ...
Sep 15, 2005 ... Investment by unit trust management companies (UTMCs) ... Can local UTMCs market foreign unit trusts in Malaysia ? ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
MALAYSIA
register in Malaysia as investment advisers and to conduct market research for overseas clients. ..... collective investment schemes other than unit trusts. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Listed Property Trusts in Malaysia
The level of real estate investment amongst Malaysian institutional investors has been low, with an average of only 4% of listed property trust units held ...
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UNIT TRUST INVESTMENT IN MALAYSIA
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Mutual funds in Malaysia..? - Yahoo! Answers
i've also heard that there are different types of mutual funds....so it will be highly convenient if you could give me the types of funds these 3 companies are offering too..? Yes..there are Mutual Funds in Malaysia.. and here in Malaysia we call it Unit Trusts. 3 top Companies are: 1. Public Mutual Berhad 2. MAAKL Berhad 3. BSNPrudential Public Mutual anchors 36.38 percent market share in private unit trust funds when measured by net asset value (as at 30 August 2007. source:The Edge-Lipper, 17 September 2007). Public Mutual is the largest private unit trust company in Malaysia and currently manages 58 funds with total ...
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