Change of Name – HwangDBS Investment Bank Berhad to Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad

04 December 2014

Corporate Communications
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Change of Name – HwangDBS Investment Bank Berhad to Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad

Kuala Lumpur, 4 December 2014 – Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad wishes to announce that Bank Negara Malaysia has taken cognisance of the change of its name from HwangDBS Investment Bank Berhad (14389-U) to Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad (14389-U), effective 18 September 2014.

With the completion of the merger between Affin Investment Bank Berhad (9999-V) and HwangDBS Investment Bank Berhad (and the corresponding merger of its subsidiaries), the companies under the Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad group (“the Group”) are now operating under the brand name of “Affin Hwang Capital” since 22 September 2014.

Clients and partners of the Group should however note that all dealings and transactions, including contractual, legal documents and payments, should be made in the legal names of the operating entities as follows:

At this juncture, there is no change to the way business is conducted. Retail stockbroking and asset management clients will continue to be served by their existing branches.