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February 2014

RHB Investment Bank Ranks Top in Bloomberg Malaysia Capital Markets League Tables

Kuala Lumpur, 11 February 2014 - RHB Investment Bank (RHBIB) achieves overall strong rankings in the latest Malaysia Capital Markets 2013 League Table published by Bloomberg. RHBIB emerged as no. 1 on the Malaysia M&A category by deal count and no. 3 by deal value and was also ranked no. 3 on the Malaysia Equity & Rights Offerings with a significant improvement in market share from 2012.

Mike Chan, Managing Director and CEO of RHB Investment Bank shared that "We are very pleased with the ranking on the League Table as these achievements reflect our capabilities as an investment bank. The merger of RHBIB with OSK Investment Bank Berhad (OSKIB) has combined our expertise under an entity and the synergy has further strengthened our position in the market."

RHBIB was ranked no. 4 on the ASEAN Domestic Bonds category and it was the Malaysian Bank with the second highest market share in ASEAN for bond issuance last year. On the Malaysian Ringgit Islamic Bonds and Malaysia Domestic Bonds categories, RHBIB was also ranked no. 4 showcasing the most improved market share.

Following the successful merger and achievements in 2013, RHBIB will continue to focus its attention on South East Asia and Hong Kong and aims to be the Top 2 Investment Bank on the league tables within 2 years.

Issued by the Group Corporate Communications Division, RHB Capital Berhad. For more information, please call Lois Kam at 03-9280 5089.

About the RHB Banking Group
The RHB Banking Group is the fourth largest fully integrated financial services group in Malaysia. The Group's core businesses are streamlined into seven Strategic Business Groups ("SBGs"): Retail Banking, Corporate & Investment Banking, Business Banking, Islamic Banking, Global Financial Banking, Group Treasury and Group Transaction Banking. These businesses are offered through its main subsidiaries - RHB Bank Berhad, RHB Investment Bank Berhad, RHB Insurance Berhad and RHB Islamic Bank Berhad, while its asset management and unit trust businesses are undertaken by RHB Asset Management Sdn. Bhd. and RHB Islamic International Asset Management Berhad. The Group's regional presence now spans eight countries including Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. It is RHB Banking Group's aspiration to deliver superior customer experience and shareholder value; and to be recognised as a Leading Multinational Financial Services Group.

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