Our Milestones: Key achievements
Prokhas’ initial role after its establishment in 2006 under Minister of Finance, Incorporated (MoF, Inc.) was to continue the recovery efforts on the residual assets of Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad (“Danaharta”) after its successful completion in 2005. Determined to achieve greater heights, we have strived to maintain an agile and open organisation while ensuring that the mandate entrusted upon us is carried out in good faith.
We have boldly explored new ventures and successfully broadened our services into various industries especially in advisory and consultancy services in order to better align with current and future business conditions. In Our Milestones, we share with you the progress of our journey towards our goal on achieving long-term sustainability and continuous corporate growth.
Appointed as Financial Advisor and Manager to DanaInfra Nasional Berhad ("DINB") to raise funds to finance the construction of the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit ("MRT") Project – Sg Buloh – Kajang Line (“MRT Line 1”) and Sg Buloh – Serdang – Putrajaya Line (“MRT Line 2”) on 20 June 2011 and 29 December 2014. To date, Prokhas has successfully managed sixteen (16) series of issuance under DINB’s RM61.0 billion Government Guaranteed Islamic Commercial Papers and Islamic Medium Term Notes Programme ("ICP/IMTN Programme") amounting to RM48.52 billion IMTN (including Retail Sukuk of up to RM500.0 million) and ICP of up to RM1.42 billion, with competitive rates. DINB was awarded the Best Project Finance Deal of The Year 2012, the Best Islamic Finance Deal of The Year 2013 & the Best Bond Deal of The Year 2013 for Retail Investors in Southeast Asia by Alpha Southeast Asia. DINB was also the recipient of the Best Local Currency Sukuk Award in the Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Award 2013 and the Malaysia Deal of The Year 2013 Award by the Islamic Finance News and Best Government-Guaranteed Sukuk in the Asset Asian Awards 2017. DINB Sukuk Pricing rates competitiveness as against the Government Guaranteed peers has also been validated by an independent audit conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers Advisory Sdn Bhd in its report dated 19 September 2017.
Appointed as Financial Advisor and Manager to DINB to structure a financing programme and raise funds to part-finance the construction of Pan Borneo Highway Sarawak (Phase 1) on 27 April 2016. The funding is undertaken via the Government Guaranteed RM13.0 billion Islamic Commercial Papers and Islamic Medium Term Notes Programme (“ICP/IMTN Programme”) with a backstop RM4.0 billion Islamic Revolving Credit Facility. To date, Prokhas has successfully managed two (2) series of issuance of up to RM6.5 billion comprising RM5.5 billion IMTN and RM1.0 billion ICP under the RM13.0 billion ICP/IMTN Programme at competitive rates.
Appointed as Financial Advisor to Lembaga Pembiayaan Perumahan Sektor Awam (“LPPSA”) on 21 June 2016, to structure a financing programme comprising the Islamic Commercial Papers and Islamic Medium Term Notes Programme (“ICP/IMTN Programme”), Conventional Commercial Papers and Conventional Medium Term Notes Programme (“CP/MTN Programme”), Syndicated Revolving Credit-i Facility and Syndicated Credit Facilities for an aggregate combined limit of up to RM25.0 billion with Government Guarantee. Prokhas has successfully managed LPPSA’s ICP/IMTN maiden issuance of up to RM4.0 billion and RM2.44 billion drawndown from the RC-i Facility and Credit Facilities, at competitive rates.
Appointed as Financial Advisor and Manager to SDE Solutions Sdn Bhd (“SDES”) to structure Term Loan Financing on 26 February 2014. Prokhas has successfully structured a 2-tier financing of a Term Loan Financing Facilities of up to RM150.0 million and continues to manage and monitor the 2-tier Term Loan performance.
Continue to undertake the recovery of Danaharta’s residual assets. As at 28th February 2019, Prokhas has collected approximately RM4.297 billion and has surpassed the original target of RM2.88 billion.
Appointed to provide Credit and Loan Management Advisory Services to Strategic Investment Division (“SID”) of Ministry of Finance from January 2014 until December 2018.
Assisted in ABRAR’s recovery efforts until 31 December 2012. In total, out of approximately RM2.1 billion outstanding from the borrowers of ABRAR, RM1.6 billion has been settled. ABRAR has fully repaid its loans to Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) amounting to RM1.5 billion.
Manage the operations of Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan Berhad (SJPP) that provides guarantee on behalf of the Government for the following Guarantee schemes:
Working Capital Guarantee Scheme (WCGS) and Industry Restructuring Financing Guarantee Scheme (IRFGS)
under the Second Stimulus package amounting to RM10.0 billion
10MPWCGS under the 10th Malaysia Plan with an additional allocation of RM3.0 billion
Services Sector Guarantee Scheme (SSGS) with allocation of RM5.0 billion
Working Capital Guarantee Scheme - Extension (WCGS-Extension) with an allocation of RM2.0 billion
Working Capital Guarantee Scheme - StartUp (WCGS-SU) with allocation of RM200 million
Automation Process Guarantee Scheme (APGS) with allocation of RM1.0 billion
Intellectual Property Guarantee Scheme (IPGS) with allocation of RM1.5 billion
As at 28 February 2019, 15,285 loan accounts amounting to RM18.205 billion have been approved under WCGS, IRFGS, 10MPWCGS, SSGS, WCGS-Extension, APGS and WCGS-SU.
In the recent Budget 2019, the GoM had announced additional allocation of RM4.50 billion for WCGS-Extension, of which RM1.0 billion is for Bumiputera entrepreneurs under WCGS-Bumiputera (WCGS-Bumi), and another RM2.0 billion for APGS.
In addition to the above Guarantee schemes, SJPP is also managing a 2% interest/ profit rebate programme for export-oriented companies whereby rebate is given on interest/profit rates charged to SME borrowers under the SJPP GoM schemes. The programme is limited to a total accumulated funding of RM1 billion which involves an allocation of RM100 million for a period of five years with effect from 1 June 2017.
Manage the operations of Syarikat Jaminan Kredit Perumahan Berhad (SJKP) that provides guarantee on behalf of the Government to participating banks which extend house financing to eligible non-fixed income earners. As at 28 February 2019, 6,159 loan accounts amounting to RM341.292 million have been approved.
Established and operationalised companies under Government initiatives including DanaInfra Nasional Berhad, Ekuiti Nasional Berhad, Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre Berhad, Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd, Pelaburan Hartanah Berhad, Suruhanjaya Pengangkutan Awam Darat, Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan Berhad, Syarikat Jaminan Kredit Perumahan Berhad, and Pengurusan Aset Air Berhad.
Appointed as an Advisor / Consultant to Pembinaan BLT Sdn Bhd for Aman Sukuk Berhad’s RM10.0 billion AAA Sukuk Programme.
Obtained ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011 for IT service management system for IT shared services.
Project manage the divestment of selected Government owned Companies in line with the National target of increasing private-sector participation in the economy in 2013, 2015 and 2017.
Conducted a study on the remuneration gap of selected Government-Owned Group of Companies in 2016.
Conducted a study on the Government-Owned Venture Capital Companies pertaining to the current state of the nation’s public funding landscape in 2016.
Appointed to provide Advisory Services to a division in Ministry of Finance since 2016.
Conducted a high-level landscape assessment on Intellectual Property related financing in Malaysia particularly on the issue of financing start-ups based on IP valuation in 2017.
Conducted evaluation on two (2) Public Transportation Funding Schemes to evaluate the effectiveness, impact and sustainability of the schemes.
Appointed as Independent Checking Expert to review and verify payment obligations of a land transport company for Ministry of Finance in 2018.
Conducted a Current State Assessment of a healthcare travel council in Malaysia in 2018.