Structure Investment

New Islamic Capital-Protected Fund, AMB Dana Aqeel

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Amanah Mutual Bhd (AMB), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Amanah Saham Nasional Bhd (ASNB), recently launched a 300-million unit Syariah-compliant fund. The fund called AMB Dana Aqeel Capital Protected.

The Shariah compliant close-ended fund will have a maturity period of three years and has a nominal value of 50 sen per unit.

The fund would invest a minimum of 85 per cent of its net asset value (NAV) in locally issued Islamic bond or sukuk to provide capital protection at maturity. The remaining 15 per cent of the fund’s NAV would be invested in a diversified portfolio of Shariah compliant equities for potential returns including cash equivalent instruments for liquidity of the fund.

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CIMB Twin Yield Income Investment


CIMB recently launched a new conventional structured product that may allow high-net worth investors to earn a fixed annualised return of 4.88 per cent, plus an equity style dividend. The product called CIMB Twin Yield Income Investment.

The product is for investor  who look for a combination of safety, good regular income and potential further upside. The product yields two returns, from high cumulative fixed-income returns referenced to CIMB group’s “AA3” rated sub-ordinated note and variable equity based dividends from markets where CIMB group is well positioned in.

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Best of Asian Giants Access NID-i Structure Fund by CIMB Islamic

CIMB Islamic

CIMB Islamic, Islamic banking arm of CIMB Group recently launched a new Islamic Structure Fund called Best of Asian Giants Access NID-i. This fund is to addresses the need of investor for a combination of safe, regular income and the potential arising from the expansion of China and India.

Best of Asian Giants Access NID-i has an unique aspect called “best performer feature”. It will automatically selects the best possible access to China and India’s economic growth, provide unlimited variable annual returns. CIMB claim this feature as good as investing with Hindsight.

The minimum investment amount is RM65,000 and in further multiplies of RM5,000, thereafter. It opened for subscription for a limited offer period that ends on Feb 3.

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Maybank 1Malaysia Momentum (M3) Structured Deposit


Malayan Banking Bhd’s has launched a new capital protected investment plan called 1Malaysia Momentum (M3) Structured Deposit. It is a capital-protected investment plan for investors seeking potential gain regardless of the market conditions. The targets fund size is RM100mil. Closing date for the M3 is Dec 31, 2009, or earlier if fully subscribed.

The M3 is a five-year investment product issued by Maybank via floating rate negotiable instruments of deposit (FRNID) that comes with 100% capital protection if the FRNID is held to maturity or autocalled.

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