Maybank is accelerating its campaign to dominate the local banking market. As well as spending millions of dollars on upgrades to its branch facilities and service standards, it now aims to gain 10% of Malaysia’s stock trading market by 2012, up from its current 6.5%. That it had only 4.5% of the broking market two years ago shows that the effort is already showing results. Maybank plans to to broaden its customer base by attracting more investors under 35 and unifying its convential and Islamic stockbroking operations across 43 of its investment centers.

source & article: Business Times