Kuala Lumpur, 22 May 2014 – Maybank Kim Eng Group was awarded the Broker of the Year for Malaysia and Thailand by The Asian Banker at the Financial Markets Awards Dinner yesterday in the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
John Chong, CEO of Maybank Investment Bank and Maybank Kim Eng Group, said, “We are extremely honoured to receive these awards. They are testament to our continuing commitment to our clients and our ability in providing the best services and solutions across ASEAN and the regional markets we operate in.”
Also present at the awards ceremony were Maybank Investment Bank’s Head of Retail Equities Malaysia, Lim Chee Kiong, and Maybank Kim Eng Thailand’s Co-CEO and Head of Retail Equities, Ms Boonporn Boriboonsongsilp, to receive the award for Thailand.
The Asian Banker’s awards ceremony is a landmark recognition programme to benchmark institutional achievement and performance in the markets and exchanges landscape in the Asia Pacific region. Winners are determined following an exhaustive evaluation of submissions conducted by The Asian Banker’s research teams. The awards programme has been administered by The Asian Banker since 2001.