Frequent Asked Questions

  • 1. What is the minimum investment in Saham Amanah Sabah ?

    The minimum initial investment/holding is one thousand (1,000) units. There are no minimum units for additional investment.

  • 2. What is the minimum age for investing in Saham Amanah Sabah ?

    All individual applicants shall not be less than 18 years of age on the date of application.

  • 3. What is the requirement age for Jointholder`s Applicant ?

    Applicants under 18 years of age may apply to be a Jointholder with another individual who is above 18 years of age. The Manager, however, is not bound to register more than two (2) persons as joint Unit Holders.

  • 4. What are those requirements needed for a corporate investor to invest in Saham Amanah Sabah ?

    • any corporation wholly-owned by person or persons of Sabah origin;
    • any corporation wholly-owned by the Sabah State Government;
    • any wholly-owned subsidiaries of corporation wholly-owned by the Sabah State Government; or
    • any bumiputra corporation in Malaysia as the Manager may in its absolute discretion consider acceptable.
  • 5. What are the modes of payment for Saham Amanah Sabah investment ?

    Payment can be made via

    • Cash (over the counter only)
    • Cheque, Bankers’ Draft or Postal Order to be made payable to “SAHAM SABAH BERHAD”
    • Direct banked-in to Public Bank Berhad Account No: 3089475914
    • Online payment can be made to Saham Sabah Berhad account no: 3089475914 (Public Bank Berhad).
    • The copy of payment, investor details (full name, mycard no. and account number maintained with Saham Amanah Sabah) must be sent to WhatsApp no 012-3677712 in order to validate the subscription.
    • if you have Alliance Bank account and E-Payee user, you can now purchase Saham Amanah Sabah’s units through Payee Corporation;
    • Under this mode of payment please follow the following steps:
      1. Login Alliance Online/Business
      2. Under Bill Payment Select the payment type as “iBAYAR-Unit Trust” and the
        Payee Corporation as “SAHAM SABAH BERHAD”.
      3. Enter details (amount, unitholder’s name, mycard number, reference number & remark)
      4. Please contact Saham Sabah Berhad immediately upon completion of transfer of payment to SAHAM SABAH BERHAD’s account.
      5. It is not necessary to fill up the additional form.
      6. Date of purchase will be based on date of receipt of payment by Alliance Bank Berhad.
  • 6. Is there any cooling-off period on the investment I have made?

    1. Refer to the Rights of the Unit Holders to obtain a refund of his investment if he so requests within the cooling-off period. The refund for every unit held by the Unit Holder/investor pursuant to the exercise of his cooling-off right shall be the sum of:
      1. the NAV per unit on the day the units were first purchased; and
      2. the sales charge per unit originally imposed on the day the units were purchased.
    2. Only applicable for investor who is investing in the Fund for the first time.
    3. Shall be for 6 business days from the date of receipt of the application for the units by the Manager.
  • 7. How can I repurchase my investment units?

    Units can be repurchased by completing the Repurchase Form and returning it to the Manager. The Manager shall repurchase the units at the buying price of the day upon the receipt of such request.

  • 8. I would like to update my address. What should I do?

    Investor may request for change of address by filling the Change of Address Form or by giving written instruction.

  • 9. I want to transfer my investment units. What are those procedures?

    a. Normal Transfer

    Units can be transferred by completing the Transfer Form and returning it to the Manager. In the case of Jointholders, the Manager will require that the Jointholder who must be at least 18 years of age sign the application form together with the principal holder.

    b. Deceased Unit Holders

    The transferee will be required to complete the Transfer Form and return it to the Manager with legal documents which include

    • certified copy of the Death Certificate of the deceased,
    • “Jadual Tiga” / Letter of Administration / Order or Judgement from Syariah Court
    • Indemnity Bond, the Fourth Schedule (declaration to the Trustees), where applicable.

    Units will be transferred automatically to Jointholder who must be at least 18 years, whereas in the case of minor Jointholder, a beneficiary should be appointed as the principal holder until the minor reaches 18 years of age.

  • 10. Where should I refer for further information or inquiries/complaints on Saham Amanah Sabah?

    For internal dispute resolution, you may contact our customer service personnel:

    (a) via phone                   :   088-254970 / 254967 / 254968

    (b) via fax to                    :   088-262588 / 257864

    (c) via email                     :   [email protected]

    (d) via letter                     :   SAHAM SABAH BERHAD

    • SUITE 1-9-W2, W3 & W4, 9th Floor,
      CPS Tower, Centre Point Sabah,
      No.1 Jalan Centre Point,
      88000 Kota Kinabalu,

    Complaint should be made in writing with the following information :

    • particulars of the complainant which include name, correspondence address, contact number, mail address (if any) and other relevant information;
    • circumstances of the non-compliance or improper conduct;
    • parties alleged to be involved in the improper conduct; and
    • other supporting documentary evidence (if any).