Accessibility & Settings

Accessibility & Settings

  • 2022

    2022 - 2022

    • Kenanga launched Kenanga Digital Investing (“KDI”), market’s latest fully automated Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) driven robo-advisor. KDI crossed RM100 million in asset under management (AUM) after only two months since its launch in mid-February.
    • Kenanga signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ant Group to launch Malaysia’s first Wealth SuperApp.

  • 2021

    2021 - 2021

    • Kenanga Investment Bank acquired i-VCAP Management Sdn Bhd (“i-VCAP”) via KIB, its fully owned subsidiary.
    • Kenanga Investment Bank via its wholly-owned private equity arm, Kenanga Private Equity Sdn Bhd, entered into a conditional agreement to acquire 19.0% equity interest in Tokenize Technology (M) Sdn Bhd (Tokenize Malaysia).
    • Kenanga became the first Malaysian investment bank, to join the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, the United Nations Global Compact (“UN Global Compact”).

  • 2020

    2020 - 2020

    • Kenanga Investment Bank obtained Digital Investment Management (DIM) license from Securities Commission.
    • KIBB subsidiary, Kenanga Capital Islamic Sdn Bhd (KCI) has partnered with award-winning digital supply chain financing company, Bay Group Holdings Sdn Bhd (CapBay).
    • Kenanga partnered with Merchantrade Asia Sdn Bhd (Merchantrade) to introduce Malaysia’s first stockbroker e-wallet, Kenanga Money.
    • Kenanga Group has acquired 4.99% equity interest in Merchantrade Asia Sdn Bhd (Merchantrade), Malaysia’s leading e-money player and the country’s largest Money Services Business operator.

  • 2019

    2019 - 2019

    • Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad launched Live Matrix tool for structured warrants traders.
    • Kenanga Investors acquired Libra Invest.
    • Kenanga Investors launched Remisier Portal.
    • YM Tan Sri Dato’ Paduka Tengku Noor Zakiah launched her autobiography.

  • 2018

    2018 - 2018

    • Kenanga Investors Group, comprising of Kenanga Investors Berhad and Kenanga Islamic Investors Berhad won under Transparency Award category at MARC League Manager Lead Table Awards.
    • Kenanga Group was Awarded Coveted CSR Award for the Investment Bank category by CSR Malaysia.
    • Kenanga Collaborated with Yuanta Securities to Offer ETFs.
    • Kenanga Group is the first company to be named Most Innovative Participating Organisation by Bursa Malaysia.
    • Kenanga Group was listed in The Malaysia Book of Records for organising the “First Live Stock Trading Challenge” for KenTrade Trading Challenge III

  • 2017

    2017 - 2017

    • Kenanga Investors launched its first Artificial Intelligence fund, Kenanga Global Multi Asset Fund.
    • Kenanga launched KenTrade Trading Challenge III. The first Market Trading Challenge with real cash – RM 1 Million Real Cash For Live Trading at Grand Challenge.
    • Kenanga Investment Bank signed Memorandum of Understanding with MIMOS.
    • Kenanga Investment Bank introduced Islamic Margin Financing – First of its kind in the market using the commodity Murabahah with principal roll-over feature.

  • 2016

    2016 - 2016

    • Kenanga Group undertook a Corporate Restructuring Exercise.
    • Kenanga Investment Bank Signed Joint Venture Agreement with Rakuten Securities, Inc.
    • Kenanga launches its first Warrants Trading Challenge – NagaWarrants Warrior Challenge 2016.
    • Kenanga Investment Bank listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities and completed its Corporate Restructuring Exercise.
    • Kenanga’s Joint Venture With Rakuten Received Approval-In-Principle from Securities Commission.
    • Kenanga launched Its First Loyalty Card With B Infinite – Launch of the Kenanga BCard To Reward Online Traders.

  • 2015

    2015 - 2015

    • Kenanga Investment Bank Introduces Its Islamic Stockbroking Window.
    • Kenanga Group Inks Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Yue Xiu Securities Holdings Limited.
    • Kenanga Group, First Southeast Asian Organisation to Partner Global Anti-Fraud Leader ACFE.
    • Kenanga Group Inks Business Cooperation Agreement with Tokai Tokyo Financial Holdings.
    • Kenanga Investment Bank Opens Its 10th office In Johor.

  • 2014

    2014 - 2014

    • Bursa Malaysia Names Kenanga Investment Bank No. 1 Retail Broker.
    • KenTrade Trading Challenge was Launched with Volkswagen Jetta as Grand Prize – An initiative supported by Bursa Malaysia.
    • YM Tan Sri Tengku Dato’ Paduka Noor Zakiah Binti Tengku Ismail was named Lady Extraordinaire at the Inaugural Women of Excellence Malaysia Awards 2014.

  • 2013

    2013 - 2013

    • Kenanga Investors Berhad completed the acquisition of 100% interest in ING Funds Berhad.
    • Kenanga Investors Berhad was granted approval by the Securities Commission as a Private Retirement Scheme Provider.
    • ING Funds Berhad changed its name to Kenanga Funds Berhad.

  • 2012

    2012 - 2012

    • Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad (“Kenanga Investment Bank”) completed the acquisition of the entire issued and paid-up share capital and business (including all assets and liabilities) of ECM Libra Investment Bank Berhad making it the largest independent investment bank in Malaysia.

  • 2010

    2010 - 2010

    • 9 April 2010: the 100% acquisition equity interest in CMS Trust Management Berhad (now known as Kenanga Investors Berhad) by Kenanga Investment Bank from CMS Capital Sdn Bhd and AGI Asset Management Ltd was completed.
    • 1 November 2010: the Transfer of Business and Staff of Kenanga Fund Management Berhad (now known as Kenanga Islamic Investors Berhad) to Kenanga Investors Berhad (formerly known as CMS Trust Management Berhad) was completed.

  • 2007

    2007 - 2007

    • Kenanga Investment Bank was granted an Investment Banking licence by the Ministry of Finance and on 5 January 2007 assumed its current name, Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad.

  • 2002

    2002 - 2002

    • Upon completion of the merger, Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad was granted Universal Broker status by the Securities Commission.

  • 2001

    2001 - 2001

    • In line with the Securities Commission’s aim to consolidate the stockbroking companies in Malaysia, K & N Kenanga Holdings Berhad (”Kenanga Holdings”) embarked on a merger exercise which involved:
    • the acquisition of the subsidiaries of CMS Capital Sdn Bhd (“CMS”), Sarawak Securities Sdn Bhd and Sarawak Securities Futures Sdn Bhd, via the issuance of shares in Kenanga Holdings to CMS; and the acquisition of Peninsula Securities Sdn Bhd for cash.
    • This resulted in CMS becoming a major shareholder of Kenanga Holdings with 25.13% equity interest.

  • 1997

    1997 - 1997

    • Kenanga Capital Sdn Bhd commenced its business of financing shares of companies approved for listing and quotations on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad under the purview of the Moneylenders Act 1951.

  • 1996

    1996 - 1996

    • Kenanga Holdings acquired the entire issued and paid-up share capital of Kenanga Investment Bank via the issuance of new shares in Kenanga Holdings to the existing shareholders of Kenanga Investment Bank.
    • Kenanga Holdings was listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad on 8 October 1996.

  • 1995

    1995 - 1995

    • Kenanga Holdings entered into a joint venture with Deutsche Asia Pacific Holdings Pte Ltd which resulted in the establishment of Kenanga Deutsche Futures Sdn Bhd.

  • 1994

    1994 - 1994

    • A holding company, K & N Kenanga Holdings Berhad was incorporated on 7 June 1994.

  • 1991

    1991 - 1991

    • Deutsche Asia Pacific Holdings Pte. Ltd. became a shareholder when it acquired John Hancock International Holdings Inc. (”John Hancock”) 30% shareholdings in Kenanga Investment Bank.

  • 1989

    1989 - 1989

    • John Hancock acquired a 30% equity interest in Kenanga Investment Bank.

  • 1973

    1973 - 1973

    • Chairman, YM Tengku Dato’ Paduka Noor Zakiah Binti Tengku Ismail was granted a stock broking license.
    • YM Tengku Dato’ Noor Zakiah and her business partner, Tuan Haji Kamaruddin bin Taha, incorporated K & N Kenanga Sdn Bhd, now known as Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad with an issued and paid-up share capital of RM2 million. It become one of the first broking houses in Malaysia.
    • YM Tengku Dato’ Noor Zakiah is acknowledged as the first Lady Member to be accepted by Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.