KUALA LUMPUR: The CIMB-Principal Asset Management Group (CPAM Group) of companies has reported RM81.3 billion in assets under management (AUM) as of Dec 31, 2018.
In Malaysia, CIMB-Principal Asset Management Bhd (CIMB-Principal Malaysia) continues to uphold its position as one of the leading asset management firms.
CIMB-Principal Malaysia chief executive officer, MunirahKhairuddin, said in a statement today: “Our top dividend-paying unit trust funds for 2018 include CIMB-Principal DALI Equity Growth, CIMB Islamic Balanced, CIMB-Principal Equity, CIMB-Principal Equity Growth & Income, CIMB-Principal Balanced and CIMB-Principal Bond, with yields ranging from 3.31 per cent to 7.98 per cent.”
The firm also announced a dividend distribution for 23 of its funds, totalling RM166.77 million, for the fourth quarter of 2018. It has a total of 75 funds (including conventional and Islamic funds, as well as exchange-traded funds) and 10 private retirement funds.
CIMB-Principal Malaysia received prestigious recognition at The Edge-Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards 2018 with six trophies, Fundsupermart.com’s ‘Fund House of the Year’ award, Recommended Unit Trust 2018/2019 awards for six funds and Best Wealth Manager in Malaysia at The Asset Triple A Private Banking, Wealth Management, Investment and Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) Awards 2018.
These awards are testament to its expertise and excellence in asset management.
The CIMB-Principal Group comprises CIMB-Principal Malaysia and CIMB-Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd, as well as Indonesia’s PT CIMB-Principal Asset Management, Thailand’s CIMB-Principal Asset Management Company Ltd and Singapore’s CIMB-Principal Asset Management Pte Ltd.
For details, visit http://www.cimb-principal.com.my.