Malaysian Wealth Sector Investigated in New WealthInsight Research Study Now Available at

19 Nov 2014 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON - In 2013, the number of high net worth individuals (HNWIs) was more than 26,000 in Malaysia, an increase by 1.7 percent Y-o-Y, while it was 3.7 percent a year earlier. Each HNWI held approximately USD 5,823,560 in wealth. Their total wealth surpassed the USD 150.5 billion mark. In late 2013, Malaysian HNWIs held approximately one quarter (USD 38 billion) of their wealth not in their home country.

By 2018, the number of local HNWIs is expected to improve by approximately 13 percent to amount to over 30,050. HNWI wealth is forecast to be USD 206 billion by 2018, an increase by about 28 percent. Some of factors influencing the sector comprise real GDP growth, foreign direct investments, the government debt and domestic market capitalization amongst other.

New market research study “Malaysia Wealth Report 2014” worked out by WealthInsight provides a detailed discussion of performance of the Malaysian wealth sector.

The report reviews political, social and economic background of the sector. It unveils HNWI volume, wealth and allocation trends over a period from 2009 to 2013. The research study contains in-depth coverage of trends in HNWI trends by providing access to a wealth of information on wealth band trends, reveals job titles of HNWIs, their geographical breakdown, and more. Besides, the report focuses on local UHNWIs. For instance, it discloses their number in major cities, demographic breakdown, industry breakdown, etc. 

The study thoroughly analyses HNWI and UHNWI investments; canvasses foreign investments and comprises alternative breakdown of liquid versus investable assets. It also explores the competitive landscape; concentrates on regulations related to the sector; uncovers key drivers and forecasts sector development to 2018.

Report Details:

Malaysia Wealth Report 2014
Published: October, 2014
Pages: 115
Price: US$ 4,995.00

Other Reports on Wealth Sectors in Other Countries by WealthInsight Include: 

Other new market research reports by the publisher can be found at WealthInsight page.


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