Achievements and Awards 2018

In a business environment that is increasingly competitive, the RHB Banking Group has managed to maintain its position as one of the most innovative financial services providers not only in Malaysia but in the Asian region as well. This is evident from the numerous awards and accolades we have received over the years.

RHB INVESTMENT BANK BHD

  • 12th ANNUAL BEST DEAL & SOLUTION AWARDS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

    • Best Sukuk Deal in Southeast Asia
      Malaysia Building Society’s RM2.295 billion (USD552 million) Structured Covered Sukuk Facility
      • Joint Solicitation Agent, Joint Principal Adviser, Joint Lead Arranger & Joint Lead Manager
    • Most Innovative Sukuk Deal in Southeast Asia
      PNB Merdeka Ventures’ RM5.65 billion (USD1.3 billion) Unrated Secured Sukuk Programme (Murabahah via Tawarruq arrangement and Wakalah)
      • Joint Lead Arranger
    • Best Wakalah Deal in Southeast Asia
      Edra Energy’s RM5.08 billion (USD1.2 billion) Sukuk Wakalah
      • Joint Lead Manager
    • Most Innovative Bond Deal in Southeast Asia
      GENM Capital’s RM3 billion (USD721 million) MTN Programme
      • Joint Lead Manager & Joint Bookrunner

    Singapore

    • Best Domestic M&A Deal in Southeast Asia
      Merger of all the Stapled Securities (SGD3 billion asset value) of Viva Industrial Trust and the ESR-REIT Units via a TSA
      • RHB Securities Singapore : Joint Financial Adviser to ESR-REIT
      • RHB Bank (Singapore) : Joint Mandated Lead Arranger for SGD700 million debt financing

    • Best Murabaha Deal in Southeast Asia
      Royal Group Singapore’s SGD120 million (USD163 million) Islamic Bilateral Financing (Commodity Murabahah)
      • RHB Bank (Singapore) : Mandated Lead Arranger


  • THE ASSET TRIPLE A COUNTRY AWARDS 2018

    • Best Secondary Offering
      Serba Dinamik Holdings’ RM427.2 million Private Placement
      • Principal Adviser & Placement Agent
    • Best Follow-On Offering
      S P Setia RM3.131 billion Rights Issue and Primary Placement
      • Underwriter 
    • Best M&A
      CVC Capital Partners Asia Fund IV Acquisition of 100% shares of Munchy Food Industries
      • Financial Adviser & Mandated Lead Arranger and Financier


  • FINANCEASIA 2018

    RHB Securities Singapore
    • Best Singapore Deal 
      Merger between ESR-Reit and Viva Industrial Trust, SGD3 billion (USD2.2 billion) asset base
      • Financial Advisor


  • BURSA MALAYSIA RETAIL INVESTOR CAMPAIGN 2018

    • Top Broker
      • Highest Number of New Accounts Opened
    • Top Dealer Category – Most Number of New Conventional Accounts Opened
      • Woo Yuin Shing
    • Top Dealer Category – Most Number of New Shariah Accounts Opened 
      • Mohd Hasan Basri Bin Manan
    • Top Dealer Category – Highest Traded Value (Shariah on Bursa Malaysia-i)
      • Aznam Musni Bin Ab Rahman
      • Kamilia Binti Abdul Karim
      • Mohd Farhan Kamalludin
    • Top Remisier Category – Most Number of New Conventional Accounts Opened
      • Chan Kam Weng
      • Chong Ming Jing
      • Tay Huat Sun
    • Top Remisier Category – Highest Traded Value (Conventional Accounts)
      • Chan Kam Weng
      • Tan Li Hwey
    • Top Futures Broker Representative/Commission Futures Broker Representative  – Most Number of New Retail Derivatives Accounts Opened
      • Ahmad Faridzul Bin Babu
      • Wong Pooi Kit
    • Top Futures Broker Representative/Commission Futures Broker Representative  – Highest Traded Volume (Retail Derivatives) 
      • Koh Hang Wee
      • Chan Khin Teik, Alan
      • Loh Sin Yee
  • THE ASSET BENCHMARK RESEARCH AWARDS 2018

    • Top Bank in Government Bonds – MYR
      Rank 1
    • Top Bank in Corporate Bonds – MYR
      Rank 2
    • Top Arranger in Corporate Bonds – MYR
      Rank 3
    • Top Arranger in Government Bonds – MYR
      Rank 3
    • Top Bank in Research – MYR
      Rank 3
    • Best Individual in Research – Malaysia
      Chang Wai Ming - Rank 2
  • 12TH ANNUAL BEST FINANCIAL INSTITUTION AWARDS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

    • Best Retail Broker in Malaysia
      • RHB Investment Bank
    • Best Small to Mid Cap Corporate Finance House in Singapore
      • RHB Securities Singapore
  • THE ASSET TRIPLE A ISLAMIC FINANCE AWARDS - 2018

    • Best SRI Sukuk
      PNB Merdeka Ventures RM2.0 billion Sukuk Murabaha and Wakala
    • Best Government-Guaranteed Sukuk
      Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia RM2.5 billion Sukuk Murabaha
    • Best Corporate Hybrid Sukuk
      Tanjung Bin Energy RM800.0 million Unrated Perpetual Sukuk
    • Best Retail Sukuk
      Khazanah Nasional RM100.0 million Sustainable and Responsible Investment Sukuk
    • Best Islamic Deal – by Country (China)
      Beijing Enterprise Water Group RM400.0 million Sukuk Wakala
  • THE ASSET TRIPLE A ASIA INFRASTRUCTURE AWARDS - 2018

    • Social Infrastructure Deal of the Year, Malaysia
      Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia RM2.5 billion Government-guaranteed Medium Term Notes
    • Transport Deal of the Year – Highly Commended, Malaysia
      DanaInfra Nasional RM10.18 billion Government-guaranteed Sukuk
    • Utility Deal of the Year, Malaysia
      BEWG (M) RM400 million Wakala Sukuk
  • BURSA EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2017

    • Best Retail Equities Participating Organisation – Investment Banks
      Champion
    • Best Retail Derivatives Trading Participant
      Champion
    • Best Remisier
      1st Runner Up - Tay Huat Sun