ANZ Banking Group closer to Malaysia sell-down, AmBank in merger talks - The Australian Financial Review

International reports have said Malaysia's central bank approved merger talks between RHB Bank Bhd and AMMB Holdings Bhd (AmBank), the latter of which ANZ owns a 23.8 per cent stake. ANZ chief executive Shayne Elliott may finally get a much easier ...

Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions - Reuters UK

... ** RHB Bank Bhd and AMMB Holdings Bhd (AmBank) will begin merger talks to create one of Malaysia's biggest lenders, two sources familiar with the matter said. ** Barclays will sell shares worth 1.5 billion pounds ($1.94 billion) in Barclays Africa ...

Trading halt reignites talk of potential RHB-AMMB merger - The Sun Daily

PETALING JAYA: The suspension of trading in RHB Bank Bhd and AMMB Holdings Bhd shares pending a material announcement today has reignited talk of a potential merger. All structured warrants relating to RHB and AMMB are also be suspended from ...

RHB and AmBank to merge? - Astro Awani

KUALA LUMPUR: RHB and AmBank have submitted a request separately to Bursa Malaysia to suspend the trading of their respective shares on June 1, 2017, “pending a material announcement” to be made by them. Both requests were approved by the ...

Malaysia's RHB, AmBank to begin merger talks - sources - Reuters

KUALA LUMPUR, May 31 RHB Bank Bhd and AMMB Holdings Bhd (AmBank) will begin merger talks to create one of Malaysia's biggest lenders, two sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. The banks could announce as early as Thursday they ...

Malaysian Banks RHB Bank and AMMB Holdings Consider Possible Merger: Sources - Fox Business

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--Malaysia's RHB Bank Bhd. (1066.KU) and AMMB Holdings Bhd. (1015.KU), the country's fourth- and sixth-largest lenders by assets, respectively, are considering a merger that will create Malaysia's third-largest banking group, ...

Talk of AMMB-RHB emerges as lenders request trading suspension - The Edge Markets MY

KUALA LUMPUR (May 31): Two of the country's largest lenders — AMMB Holdings Bhd and RHB Bank Bhd — have requested a suspension in the trading of their shares tomorrow. Both groups said the suspension was "pending a material announcement".

RHB Bank, AMMB suspended as merger talks begin - The Star Online

KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Bank Bhd and AMMB Holdings Bhd have requested for a suspension in the trading of their securities on Thursday. Banking analysts said on Wednesday the request was for the major shareholders of both banks to begin merger talks.