KUALA LUMPUR, 6/7/2021 – CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad and CIMB Investment Bank Berhad (collectively “CIMB”) have been recognised with three major awards at the 13th Annual Alpha Southeast Asia Best Islamic Finance Awards 2021 for Best Islamic Finance Bank, Best Global Islamic Finance Sukuk House and Best Islamic Finance Sukuk House in Malaysia.
This is the third consecutive year CIMB has been designated as Best Islamic Finance Sukuk House in Malaysia. Recently, CIMB was also named as Global Finance’s Best Sukuk Bank globally at the World’s Best Islamic Financial Institutions 2021 awards.
Ahmad Shahriman Mohd Shariff, Chief Executive Officer, CIMB Islamic said, “These awards are a tribute to the support of CIMB’s customers, without whom we would not be the established Islamic banking franchise we are today. Aligned with the principles of value-based intermediation, we continue to support the progress of individuals, businesses and society at large in a responsible and sustainable manner. Notably we have strived to assist the development of the B40 and micro entrepreneur communities, and continue to leverage innovation in the digital space. We are also continuously progressing in adopting best practices in the Islamic banking industry, in serving our wide profile of customers, including individuals, SMEs and corporates.”