CIMB Securities is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CIMB Group, Malaysia’s second largest financial services provider and the second largest company on Bursa Malaysia, with a market capitalisation of RM51.8 billion as at 30 September 2011. The Group has over 39,000 employees located in 14 countries.
Citibank Singapore Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Citigroup, one of the world's largest financial services organisations. Founded in 1812, Citibank is the consumer banking arm of financial services giant Citigroup. As of March 2010, Citigroup is the third largest bank holding company in the United States.
Citibank has retail banking operations in more than 100 countries and territories around the world. In addition to the standard banking transactions, Citibank offers insurance, credit cards and investment products. Their online services division is among the most successful in the fieldclaiming about 15 million users.
Securities Investors Association (Singapore) or SIAS is a non-profit organization which was founded in June 1999. Today, SIAS is the largest organized investor lobby group in Asia, with almost 70,000 retail investors as members. SIAS has successfully organized some 500 investor education programmes ranging from basic investment seminars for novices to certificate courses for investment savvy investors.