Malayan Banking Bhd. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of commercial banking and related financial services. It operates through the following segments: Group Community Financial Services (CFS), Group Global Banking (GB), and Group Insurance and Takaful. The CFS segment offers retail banking services to individual, small, medium enterprise, and business banking customers. The GB segment comprises corporate banking and global markets business. This segment also offers treasury services, including foreign exchange, money market, fixed income markets, derivatives and structured products, and asset management. The Group Insurance and Takaful segment includes underwriting all classes of general and life insurance businesses, offshore investment life insurance business, general takaful, and family takaful businesses. The company was founded on May 31, 1960 and is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.