Asset Management

Managing your investments from our in-depth
knowledge of global markets and our strong Shariah governance guidelines

BIBD Asset Management envisages to become a global player in the Islamic Asset Management industry.
We are the first and only full fledged asset manager in Brunei Darussalam.


BIBD Asset Management (“BIBD AM”), under the license of BIBD Securities Sdn Bhd. offers Shariah-compliant investment solutions and capabilities to institutional investors. BIBD AM is the first Bruneian external fund manager with a vision of being a leading Shariah-compliant asset manager for both in Brunei and globally. BIBD AM is licensed under the Securities Market Order, 2013 and regulated by Brunei Darussalam Central Bank (“BDCB”).

BIBDS was established on 30 December 1993 and is the first securities company in Brunei Darussalam. BIBDS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam Berhad (“BIBD”). BIBD (rated A-/Stable by S&P) is the largest bank in Brunei by both assets and network and is majority owned by the Government of Brunei Darussalam.

Championing the investment industry in Brunei Darussalam

The first and only asset management platform in Brunei Darussalam and is fully Shariah-compliant

1st Financial Institution in Brunei to become a signatory for United Nations Principal of Responsible Investing (“UNPRI”)

Renowned name in the Islamic Finance Industry

Local and Regional Insight and Access

Staffed with homegrown investment professionals with established industry experience and 100% owned by BIBD

Shariah specialist with in-house Shariah expertise

Committed to integrating Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) framework into our business and operations

Strategic Vision

BIBD AM is well positioned as the first-mover in the nascent asset management industry in Brunei Darussalam.
Our key objectives include:


Manage external client Sukuk accounts using BIBD’s existing Sukuk track record and expertise; and


Creating strategic partnerships with global asset managers to offer equity and alternative investment solutions to our clients.

Our Product Offerings

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Sukuk Asset Management

Utilising our in-house track record and expertise to manage Sukuk portfolios on behalf of our clients;

Strategic Partnerships

Creating strategic partnerships with global asset managers to offer equity, multi-asset and alternative assets.

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Investment Advisory

Providing investment advisory services to our clients on their strategic asset allocations and market positioning.


Competitive Advantage

Our group coverage and network allows us to tap into a wide range expertise and relationships.

Bruneian Expertise

In-house expertise in managing Islamic Fixed Income portfolios 

BIBD Group Synergies

Our BIBD group structure allows us to tap into additional sources of expertise and connectivity. We have a wide range of relationships with issuers, banks and brokers. In addition, BIBD can also provide Islamic solutions to enhance yield.


In-depth market coverage of the global market universe. Consistent, independent, and forward-looking research.

Risk Management

Well-defined exit strategies to minimise risk. Dynamic risk limits allow flexibility to adjust risk tolerance as circumstances change.

Islamic Foreign Exchange Hedging

BIBD Group has more than 10 years of experience using bespoke Islamic hedging products. These FX hedges are Shariah-compliant and allow clients to hedge any potential FX mismatches within the investment portfolio.

Shariah Investing: The Real Value Proposition

Striving towards Brunei’s Vision 2035 and Brunei Darussalam Financial Sector Blueprint (2016-2025)
“Structure fund management industry around core propositions that leverage Brunei Darussalam’s competitive advantages, including: Islamic Fund Hub, Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Fund Hub….”
– Brunei Darussalam Financial Sector Blueprint (2016-2025)

Ride the Wave of Sustainable Investing

Shariah Investing and Sustainability Go Hand-in-Hand

“The ethical principles on which Islamic Finance is based may bring banks closer to their clients and to the true spirit which should mark every financial service. Western banks could use tools such as the Islamic bonds, known as Sukuk, as collateral.”

Global Megatrend: Rapid Global Growth

Technology • Urbanization • Rise of the Middle Class • Climate Change • Aging Demographics • Transformation of the Global Economy • Rise in Global Trade

To Find a New Equilibrium in Demand & Supply of Finite Natural Resources

Sustainable All Inclusive Financial Ecosystem based on Ethical Principles

Our Fixed Income Offering

Our Expertise

BIBD AM is an objective driven investor that seeks to manage clients’ investments through tried-and-tested risk management principles and strong Shariah governance guidelines.

The Investment committee and investment team of BIBD AM is one of the largest and most experienced in Brunei consist of 3 Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholders.

Our Investment Philosophy

Our fundamental investment philosophy is focused on quality businesses that showcase:

  • Differentiated business models
  • Sustainable Returns
  • Strong financials
  • Experienced management teams

We priorities a long-term approach with low turnover. Our investment approach relies heavily on quality research and information, and the experience of our team to make positive market calls whilst limiting market risk. We work closely with our clients to seek the best risk-adjusted returns for their portfolios.

Awards and Achievements

Contact Details

BIBD Asset Management

Level 1, Kompleks Setia Kenangan, Kg Kiulap,

Bandar Seri Begawan, BE1518, Brunei Darussalam