This publication has been discontinued on January 11, 2019.
This report is the result of WealthInsight's extensive research covering the high net worth individual (HNWI) population and wealth management market in Malaysia.
The report focuses on HNWI performance between the end of 2011 and the end of 2015. This enables us to determine how well the country's HNWIs have performed through the crisis.
Independent market sizing of Malaysia HNWIs across five wealth bands
HNWI volume and wealth trends from 2011 to 2015
HNWI volume and wealth forecasts to 2020
HNWI and UHNWI asset allocations across 13 asset classes
Insights into the drivers of HNWI wealth
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The HNWI Asset Allocation in Malaysia 2016 is an unparalleled resource and the leading resource of its kind. Compiled and curated by a team of expert research specialists, the database comprises dossiers on over 125,000 HNWIs from around the world.
With the wealth report as the foundation for our research and analysis, we are able to obtain an unsurpassed level of granularity, insight and authority on the HNWI and wealth management universe in each of the countries and regions we cover.
Report includes comprehensive forecasts to 2020.
Real estate was the largest asset class for Malaysian HNWIs in 2015, with 26.5% of total HNWI assets, followed by equities with 23.8%, business interests with 20.2%, cash and deposits with 13.1%, fixed income with 11.3% and alternatives with 5.2%.
Business interest recorded the highest growth during the review period, at a rate of 28.4%, followed by fixed income and real estate at respective rates of 9.55% and 9.51%.
Alternative assets held by Malaysian HNWIs decreased from 5.4% to 5.2% between 2011 and 2015. HNWI allocations to commodities decreased from 2.5% to 1.6% of total assets during this period.
WealthInsight expects allocations in commodities to decrease over the forecast period, to reach 1.5% of total HNWI assets by 2020.
Malaysian HNWI liquid assets valued US$75.3 billion as of 2015, representing 48.1% of total wealth holdings.
Table of Contents
Product Code: WI0508MR
Table of Contents
1.1. Details of this Report
2. Executive Summary
3. Malaysia Key Facts
4. Distribution of Wealth in Malaysia
4.1. HNWI Volume and Wealth Trends
5. Analysis of Malaysian HNWI Investments
5.1. Analysis by Asset Class
5.1.1. Trends in alternative assets
5.1.2. Trends in 'art, wine and wheels'
5.1.3. Trends of investment in real estate
5.1.4. Trends of investment in cash and deposits
5.1.5. Trends of investment in fixed-income
5.1.6. Trends of investment in equities
5.1.7. Trends of investments in business interests
5.2. Analysis of Foreign Investments
5.2.1. Investments in Europe
5.2.2. Investments in North America (including the US, Mexico and the Caribbean)
5.2.3. Investments in Asia-Pacific
5.2.4. Investments in South America
5.2.5. Investments in the Middle East
5.2.6. Investments in Africa
5.3. Alternative Breakdown: Liquid vs. Investable Assets
5.4. Analysis of Malaysian UHNWI Investments
6. Key Drivers
6.1. MYR-US$ Exchange Rate
6.2. Real GDP Growth
6.3. Per Capita GDP
6.4. Domestic Market Capitalization
6.5. Commodity Index
6.6. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) - Inflows and Outflows