Our History



CIMB Islamic was launched by Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr Zeti Akthar Aziz, Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia on 2 June.


CIMB Islamic merged with Commerce Tijari Bank on 6th June 2005


CIMB Group embarked on a rebranding exercise and CIMB Islamic was rebranded and unveiled its new logo in green. On the same year, CIMB Islamic window began in Singapore.


CIMB partnered with Principal Financial Group (PFG) to establish a joint venture in Islamic funds management. Based in KualaLumpur, CIMB-Principal Islamic Asset Management is the global Shariah funds management arm of PFG leverages on the strong credentials of CIMB Islamic to tap the growing global institutional appetite for Shariah-compliant investing. In Indonesia, Niaga Syariah and Lippo Salam merged to become CIMB Niaga Syariah.

CIMB Group
Corporate Snapshot (Figures as at 31 March 2019)
Total Assets:
RM 549.7 billion
Total Funds Under Management:
RM 87.4 billion
Global Markets:*

Total Shareholders' Funds:
RM 52.8 billion
Staff Strength: