Recent NewsRecent news from the Bank
Economic and Financial Developments in the Malaysian Economy in the Third Quarter of 2019 (15 Nov 2019)
The Malaysian economy expanded by 4.4% in the third quarter of 2019
Repurchase Agreement Transactions (12 Nov 2019)
This Policy Document sets out the revised requirements and expectations of the Bank on market participants (licensed banks and licensed investment banks) which enter into Repo transactions involving Ringgit and non-Ringgit repo and reverse Repo transactions including any outright sale or purchase of Repo securities with an intention to repurchase or resell these Repo securities at a future date.Read More
Framework for Electronic Trading Platforms (08 Nov 2019)
This Policy Document sets out the Bank’s requirements and expectations on market participants who offer services of electronic trading platforms within the Malaysian wholesale financial markets, specifically money and foreign exchange markets.
Decrease in Statutory Reserve Requirement (SRR) Ratio (08 Nov 2019)
Bank Negara Malaysia wishes to announce that the Statutory Reserve Requirement (SRR) Ratio will be lowered from 3.50% to 3.00% effective from 16 November 2019.
Assistant Governor’s Speech at the CIIF 4th Anniversary Dinner and Conferment Ceremony (07 Nov 2019)
I wish to extend my sincerest thanks to the Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals (CIIF) for inviting me here this evening to join the celebrations for the 4th anniversary of the Institute as well as the conferment ceremony of the Chartered Professional in Islamic Finance (CPIF) professional designation.Read More
The international reserves of Bank Negara Malaysia amounted to USD103.2 billion as at 31 October 2019.Read More
Policy Document on Fair Treatment of Financial Consumers (07 Nov 2019)
Bank Negara Malaysia has issued the policy document on Fair Treatment of Financial Consumers on 6 November 2019.Read More
RINGGIT is a joint-effort publication between FOMCA and the Bank to improve consumer awareness on financial issues. The highlight for this issuance is "Pelancaran Strategi Literasi Kewangan Kebangsaan".Read More