The Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM) has 27 members comprising the commercial banks that currently operate in Malaysia. The main objective of ABM is to establish and promote a sound banking system in Malaysia in cooperation and consultation with the regulators. Guided by ABM’s mission statement, “Forging public understanding for a responsible and responsive banking industry”, ABM takes on the role of an important intermediary between banking customers and its member banks. ABM aims to facilitate and create a conducive yet competitive banking environment while promoting orderliness and ethical banking practices. The public can call ABMConnect at 1-300-88-9980 for information on banking issues in the country. For more information, visit www.abm.org.my .