Kuala Lumpur, 24 June 2019 – BIMB Investment Management Berhad (BIMB Investment), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad was awarded ESG Asset Manager of the Year 2019 by The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2019, an award in recognition of its significant contributions and achievements in ESG, sustainability, and asset management in Asia.
BIMB Investments manages more than RM1 Billion of Shariah-ESG assets, making it the largest Shariah-ESG asset manager in Malaysia with the broadest range of Shariah-ESG funds for comprehensive Shariah-ESG Investing solutions to retail and institutional investors in Malaysia and Singapore.
The bank’s Global Shariah ESG equity fund is now the largest global equity fund in Malaysia, and also ranked the World’s third largest global equity Shariah-ESG fund. Investors would be able to build their investment portfolio by investing in varieties of ESG fund selections which include global Shariah-ESG equities, Asia Pacific Shariah-ESG equities, Malaysia Shariah-ESG equities, and global ESG Sukuk.
They hope that the contribution towards Shariah-ESG investing will complement Malaysia as the world’s leading Islamic Finance market place, an initiative of the Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre (MIFC) and this awards will inspire the sustainability in business in Asia and BIMB Investment,