On 4th July 2022, MMU signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn. Bhd. to pave a collaboration in relation to the learning activities through a hands-on platform in the trading lab. The pact was signed by Prof. Dato’ Dr. Mazliham Mohd Su’ud, the President of MMU and Ms. Ruzi Rani Ajith, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn. Bhd. at Melaka campus.

The pact will enable our Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons.) Banking and Finance students to get early exposure to stock trading and learn about stock portfolio construction and management, as well as the drivers in the stock market. The students also will experience hands-on activities with investment and stock trading. This effort helps to further enhance our industry-ready graduates in the future.

Also attending the event were Mr. Louis Teh Chin Siang, Head of Retail Services of CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn. Bhd.; Prof. Ir. Dr Hairul Azhar Abdul Rashid, Vice President of Research, Industrial Collaborations and Engagement (RICE);  Mr. Rushdan bin Mohd Nadzir, Head of Islamic Centre of Excellence of CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn. Bhd.; Ms. Sofia Mohamed Rafi, Director of Institutional Sales/CSR Champion of CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn. Bhd.; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gerald Goh Guan Gan, Director of Strategy and Quality Assurance of MMU and Dr. Lye Chun Teck, Dean of Faculty of Business (FOB) and Dr. Venny Chong Sin Woon, Head of Department (Banking and Finance).