BNM keeps OPR unchanged at 3%

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 12): Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) monetary policy committee (MPC), at its meeting today, decided to maintain the overnight policy rate (OPR) at 3%.

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REITs in favour

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s two biggest banks, Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) and CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, said last week they expect Bank Negara Malaysia to cut the overnight policy rate (OPR) by another 25 basis points (bps) by year end, reflecting rising expectations of one.

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No more OPR cut until year-end, economists predict

KUALA LUMPUR (July 10): Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) decision to keep the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) unchanged at 3% is not a surprise move as it has been widely anticipated and the rate will remain at that level until year-end, experts say.

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