BRIEF-Malayan Banking Bhd Posts Qtrly Net Profit 2.45 Bln RGT

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Malayan Banking Bhd:

* QTRLY NET PROFIT 2.45 BILLION RGT

* QTRLY REVENUE 12.98 BILLION RGT

* QTRLY NET INTEREST INCOME 3.08 BILLION RGT VERSUS 3.11 BILLION RGT

* AS AT DEC 31 CET1 RATIO OF GROUP 15.729%

* YEAR AGO QTRLY REVENUE 12.23 BILLION RGT; YEAR AGO QTRLY NET PROFIT 2.33 BILLION RGT

* PROPOSED SINGLE-TIER FINAL CASH DIVIDEND OF 39 SEN PER SHARE

* EXPECTS FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE FOR 2020 TO BE SATISFACTORY IN LINE WITH EXPECTED GROWTH PROSPECTS OF KEY HOME MARKETS

* SET HEADLINE KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATOR FOR RETURN ON EQUITY OF 10.0% TO 11.0% Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: