INTER-PACIFIC SECURITIES SDN BHD
Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd (“IPS”) was incorporated on 30 August 1972 under the name of Malayan Traders & Co. Sendirian and subsequently assumed its present name on 30 April 1990. IPS holds a Capital Market Services licence under the Capital Market and Services Act 2007 and is a Participating Organisation of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and a Trading Participant of Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad.
IPS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Inter-Pacific Capital Sdn Bhd (“IPC”), an investment holding company. IPC is in turn a subsidiary of Berjaya Corporation Berhad, a company listed on the main board of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.
IPS has a paid-up capital of RM250 million and audited shareholders’ funds of RM261 million as at 30 April 2018. Presently there is a combined headcount of approximately 400 staff, dealers and remisiers. IPS is a 1+1 broker with its principal office in Kuala Lumpur, and branch offices in Danau Desa, Bandar Baru Sri Petaling, Johor Bahru and Penang.
IPS is in full compliance with all regulatory requirements including capital adequacy ratios, adequacy of bumiputra licenced dealers as well as employment. We are equipped with an efficient front-end trading and back-office system to meet the ever-changing investment landscape and demanding investors’ expectations.
Apart from dealing in securities for clients, IPS also offers the following services:
- Share placement and underwriting
- Nominees and custodial services
- Investment research
- Share margin and discretionary financing
- Fund management and investment advisory services
- Dealing in derivatives
- Online securities and derivatives trading by clients
- Islamic stockbroking window services
- Dealing in foreign securities listed in recognised stock exchanges
- Corporate finance advisory services
IPS aims to provide quality and reliable research for the benefit of investors and have a well stocked and extensive library collection which is sufficiently equipped to provide both fundamental and technical analyses to assist investors in making well-informed investment decisions. The dedicated research team conducts research on new listings, developments in the economic and corporate front, corporate results and other areas.
Our Corporate Structure
Our Culture & Values
Focusing on customers’ satisfaction in all operations and business divisions within the company.
Integrity At Work
Ensuring consistency and highest ethical standards of actions, practices, principles, expectations and outcomes as shared obligation and commitment by all employees to the company.
Collective Team Effort
Cultivating collective team effort by employees at all corporate level within the Company to foster good business relationship with vendors and business partners to remisiers and end customers.
Striving for Excellence
Emphasising quality in all business dealings, services, activities, undertaking and whatever we do is necessary in achieving excellence.
Our Board of Directors
Our experienced Board members whose influence, dedication and inspiration, strategise and shape the directions and future of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd.
Encik Abdul Halim Bin Noordin
Independent Non-Executive Director
Encik Abdul Halim Bin Noordin was appointed to the Board of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd on 1 June 2017. He graduated from Ohio University in the United States in 1981 with a Bachelor in Administration (Hons.) In 1983, he obtained an MBA (Finance and Investment) from the George Washington University, Washington D.C.
He has more than 19 years experience in the fund management, unit trust management and stockbroking industry in companies like Malaysian International Merchant Bankers Berhad (MIMB) and Aminvestment Bank where he was managing the Malaysian Growth Fund, a USD45 million fund meant for foreign investors.
He later joined Mayban Securities as General Manager, Dealing/Business Development in 1997 and was later assigned to Mayban Investment Management Sdn Bhd as Chief Executive/Director until 2002. He was appointed as Head of Investment Services at Inter-Pacific Asset Management Sdn Bhd in September 2005 and held a Fund Manager’s Representative licence.
In 2007, he became the Chief Executive Officer of the Company and launched three unit trust funds. Subsequently, in September 2007, he joined Muara Sinergi (M) Sdn Bhd as a Managing Director until December 2013.
Kuok Wee Kiat
He is a director of Berjaya Capital Berhad. He has been with the Berjaya Capital Group since 1994. Prior to that, he was with a major foreign commercial bank in Malaysia for more than 16 years. His last appointment at the bank was as general manager of the bank’s licensed finance subsidiary.
Mr. Kuok is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He has more than 6 years of professional experience with public accounting firms in London and Kuala Lumpur.
He is a past President of the Association of Stockbroking Companies Malaysia and has served on its Committee for more than 5 years. He is a member of the Appeals Committee of Bursa Malaysia Berhad and a director of Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd and Bursa Malaysia Securities Clearing Sdn Bhd.
Tan Mun Choy
Executive Director / Head of Operations
Mr Tan is the Executive Director of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd (IPS) and is responsible for the management of the overall operations of IPS. He joined Berjaya Corporation Berhad in 1991 as Manager of Group Internal Audit. In 1993, he was transferred to IPS to be part of its senior management team. He was appointed as the Executive Director in 2013.
Prior to joining Berjaya Group of companies, he was attached with Ernst & Young for about 10 years where he was managing a portfolio of clients involving in a wide range business including trading, manufacturing, construction, property development and various financial services.
Mr Tan is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He is also a Committee Member of the Association of Stockbroking Companies Malaysia.
Pang Poh Ping
He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Malaya in 1985. He has more than 10 years of working experience in professional accounting practice, property administration and marketing.
He has been with Berjaya Group Berhad since 1986 and was transferred to Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd in 1991 as Assistant Manager, Institutional Sales. He was appointed to the Board of Directors of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd in December 1994.
Ching Chun Keat
He is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Prior to joining an investment bank specialising in corporate finance in 1993, he was attached to a medium sized audit firm. He joined the Investment Department of Berjaya Group Berhad in 1996.
He is currently the Senior General Manager, Operations of Berjaya Group. He also holds directorships in several other private limited companies. He was appointed to the Board of Directors of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd on 6 January 2017.
Our Executive Management Team
Our Executive Management Team whose contribution, determination and commitment translate the Company’s strategies and visions into reality.
Tan Mun Choy
Executive Director / Head of OperationsRead Profile
Lee Teng Teng
Head of DealingRead Profile
Victor Wan Kum Seng
Head, ResearchRead Profile
Elda Mazleen binti Mazlan
Head, ComplianceRead Profile
Head, Internal AuditRead Profile
Tey Chooi Huan
Head, FinanceRead Profile
Shim Lai Yuen
Head, ITRead Profile
Tan Kok Tiam
Head, Corporate FinanceRead Profile
Lee Yan Hoon
Head of BranchRead Profile
Johor Bahru office
Najmiyah Abd Hasan
Head of BranchRead Profile