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Economic Profit and Loss Statement for the period ended 30 June 2010

BackOct 21, 2010
Date Announced
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21/10/2010  




Type
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Announcement
Subject
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Economic Profit and Loss Statement for the period ended 30 June 2010

Contents
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Malaysia Building Society Berhad (“MBSB” or “the Company”) would like to announce its Economic Profit and Loss statement for the period ended 30 September 2010

Announcement Details :

ECONOMIC PROFIT AND LOSS STATEMENT FOR THE PERIOD ENDED 30 SEPTEMBER 2010

Economic profit or loss is an amount earned for a period by a business after deducting the operating expenses and a charge of opportunity cost of capital employed. The economic profit and loss statement set out in Table 1 is disclosed on a voluntary basis.

The assumptions used in computing the economic profit/loss are set out below:

(i) The cost of equity is calculated based on the following formula:

Cost of equity = (Beta x Market Risk Premium) + Risk Free Rate

(ii) The Beta used in the calculation is the 5 years adjusted Bloomberg Rate:

Quarterly Period Beta
3rd Quarter 2010=1.409

2nd Quarter 2010=1.398
1st Quarter 2010=1.396

(iii)The risk free rate is the rate of return of a 10-year Malaysian Government Securities at the closing of the reporting period:

Risk Free Rate
At 30 September 2010=3.610%
At 30 June 2010=3.910%
At 31 March 2010=4.160%

(iv) The market risk premium is assumed at 5.2%, which represents the market return in excess of the return earned on risk free asset.

Table 1
30 Sep 2010 (Unaudited)

RM’000

30 Sep 2009 (Unaudited)

RM’000

Group profit after taxation
133,213
73,203
Less: Cost of capital employed
(43,431)
(60,772)
Economic profit/(loss)
89,782
12,431