Ranking of Malaysian Banks Based on Assets Size, Loans Size & Market Capitalization

Do you know how big is Malaysian Banks in terms of their assets size, loans size or market capitalization? Which banks biggest & which one is the smallest? With the recent news that Hong Leong Bank going to acquire EON Bank, it is interesting to see the ranking of Malaysian Banks.

The table below shows Malaysian Banks ranking based on their assets size, loan size & market capitalization as at the end of 2009. International banks and non-public listed are excluded from the lists.

Assets Size Loans Size Market Capitalization
(RM billion) (RM billion) (RM billion)
Malayan Banking
317.04 198.78 47.99
CIMB Group
228.89 143.19 46.64
Public Bank
209.04 133.58 38.71
RHB Capital
110.49 66.95 11.46
AMMB Holding
92.45 62.45 14.79
Hong Leong
77.02 35.96 13.11
EON Capital
44.39 32.14 4.56
Affin Holdings
38.75 22.34 3.79
Alliance Financial Group
30.28 20.55 4.19
Bank Islam
7.1 1.29

From the above table, Maybank and Bank Islam are the biggest and smallest bank respectively, in terms of Assets Size and Market Capitalization. If the acquisition of EON Bank by Hong Leong Bank is successful, it will create a new forth largest bank overtaking RHB Bank and Ambank with assets size of RM121.4 billion.

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