Pheim Asset Management Sdn. Bhd. (Pheim Malaysia), one of the maiden asset management company in Malaysia when the asset management industry in Malaysia was first liberalised. It was founded by Dr Tan Chong Koay and began its operation on 4th January 1994. It is licenced under the Capital Markets and Services Act, 2007 and its clientele comprised of high net worth individuals, pension funds, corporate and government bodies.
Pheim Unit Trusts Bhd., a wholly owned subsidiary was formed on 24 April 2001 to cater for the retail market for asset management expertise. To date, 5 funds have been launched viz. Pheim Emerging Companies Balanced Fund, Dana Makmur Pheim (Shariah Fund), Pheim Income Fund, Pheim Asia Ex-Japan Fund and Pheim Asia Ex-Japan Islamic Fund (Shariah fund), the last 2 funds specifically catering for investments in Asia Ex-Japan. Our subsidiary’s website link is located on the top right hand corner above.
Pheim Malaysia’s related company, Pheim Asset Management (Asia) Pte Ltd (“Pheim Singapore”) began operations as an Exempt Fund Manager in January 1995 and became one of the first two boutique fund managers in Singapore to be granted the Investment Adviser – Boutique Fund Manager Licence by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in 1999. In March 2002, it went on to become the first boutique fund manager in Singapore to be granted a full Investment Adviser’s (“IA”) Licence now known as Capital Markets Services (Fund Management) Licence.