Press Releases - Category: Finance
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Thursday, Sep 29, 2022
MARC Ratings has assigned a preliminary rating of AA-(cg) on Chailease Berjaya Credit Sdn Bhd’s (CBC) proposed RM1.0 billion Medium-Term Notes (MTN) Programme. The rating outlook is stable. The programme carries an unconditional and irrevocable guarantee from CBC’s ultimate holding company, Chailease Holding Company Limited (CHC).CBC is a 70:30 joint venture between CHC and Berjaya Corporation...

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Friday, Sep 09, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed its financial institution (FI) rating of AAA on Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Berhad (BPMB). Concurrently, the rating agency has affirmed its rating of AAAIS on the bank’s Islamic Medium Term-Notes Programme of up to RM5.0 billion. The ratings outlook is stable.BPMB’s status as a wholly government-owned institution mandated to provide financing to priority sectors in supp...

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Thursday, Aug 18, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed its insurer financial strength (IFS) rating of AAA and counterparty credit ratings of AAA/MARC-1 on Danajamin Nasional Berhad (Danajamin). Concurrently, the rating agency has affirmed its ratings of AAAIS and AA+IS on the Senior and Subordinated Sukuk Murabahah of up to RM2.0 billion under its Sukuk Murabahah programme. Currently, there is an outstanding of RM500.0 millio...

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Thursday, Aug 04, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed its financial institution (FI) ratings of AAA/MARC-1 on Islamic Development Bank (IsDB). The rating agency has concurrently affirmed its AAAIS rating on the Sukuk Wakalah programme of up to RM400 million issued by Tadamun Services Berhad, a trust established by IsDB. The ratings outlook is stable.The FI ratings incorporate IsDB’s preferred creditor status as a multilate...

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Thursday, Jul 21, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed its financial institution (FI) ratings of AA-/MARC-1 on KAF Investment Bank Berhad (KAF IB) with a stable outlook.KAF IB’s low-risk business model, underpinned by a conservative investment strategy, and strong liquidity and capitalisation levels remain key rating drivers. The susceptibility of KAF IB’s performance to domestic capital market conditions and interest rat...

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Friday, Jul 08, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed its long-term and short-term corporate credit ratings of AA+/MARC-1 on CIMB Group Holdings Berhad (CIMB Group) and its issue rating of AA on the group’s RM10.0 billion Basel III-compliant Tier 2 Subordinated Debt Programme. The ratings outlook is stable. CIMB Group is a non-operating financial holding company and is the country’s second-largest banking group with...

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Friday, Jul 08, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed its financial institution (FI) ratings on CIMB Bank Berhad at AAA/MARC-1. Concurrently, the rating agency has also affirmed its rating of AA+ on the bank’s existing RM10.0 billion Basel III-compliant Tier 2 Subordinated Debt Programme. All the ratings carry a stable outlook.CIMB Bank’s high systemic importance in the domestic banking industry as the second-largest dom...

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Friday, Jul 08, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad’s (CIMB Islamic) financial institution (FI) ratings of AAA/MARC-1/Stable and concurrently the sukuk issuance ratings as follows:RM10.0 billion senior Sukuk Wakalah programme (Sukuk Wakalah) at AAAIS/StableRM5.0 billion Tier 2 Junior Sukuk programme at AA+IS/StableCIMB Islamic’s FI ratings are equalised to that of its parent CIMB Bank Berhad ba...

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Friday, Jul 08, 2022
MARC Ratings has affirmed its financial institution (FI) rating of AAA on Bank Pertanian Malaysia Berhad (Agrobank). Concurrently, the rating agency has affirmed its rating of AAAIS on the bank’s Islamic Medium Term-Notes Programme of up to RM1.0 billion. The ratings outlook is stable.The FI rating is driven by Agrobank’s status as a wholly government-owned development financial institution (D...

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Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022
MARC Ratings has withdrawn its ratings of MARC-1/MARC-1IS on Cagamas Berhad’s Conventional and Islamic Commercial Papers (CCP/ICP) programme with a combined aggregate limit of RM20 billion. The withdrawal follows the expiry of the programme on June 23, 2022 upon full redemption of the outstanding RM400 million under the programme as confirmed by the facility agent. The rating agency’s ana...

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