PT Sinar Mas Multiartha Tbk was incorporated in 1982 under the name of PT Internas Arta Leasing Company. The Company incorporation was stated in the Notarial Deed of Benny Kristianto, SH, No. 60 dated 21 October 1982, which was ratified by the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Indonesia under the Decree No. C2- 6537.HT.01.01.Th.83 dated 30 September 1983 and was registered at the District Court Office of West Jakarta under the No. 489/1984 dated 17 May 1984. The Company started its commercial business activities by running business activities in sectors of financing lease, factoring, and consumer financing based on license of the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia under the Decree No. 300/ KMK.013/1990 dated 3 March 1990.
Based on the Extraordinary GMS Resolutions dated 1 May 1989, the name PT Internas Arta Leasing Company was changed to PT Internas Arta Finance Company. This resolution was stated in the Notarial Deed of Benny Kristianto, SH, No. 15 dated 1 May 1989, and was ratified by the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Indonesia under the Decree No. C2-6968.HT.01.04. Th.89 dated 2 August 1989, and was registered at the District Court Office of West Jakarta under the No. 1109/1989 on 16 August 1989.
The Company changed its name again to PT Sinar Mas Multiartha according to the Extraordinary GMS resolutions in 1995 that was stated in Notarial Deed of Veronica Lily Dharma, SH No. 218 dated 25 February 1995, and was ratified by the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Indonesia under the Decree No. C2-5573.HT.01.04. Th.95 dated 5 May 1995. The change of the Company's name was followed by a change in the business form to be a public company after obtaining the effective statement from the Chairman of Capital Market Supervisory Agency (now Financial Services Authority/FSA) under the Decree No. S-759/PM/1995 dated 14 June 1995 to list the shares at Jakarta Stock Exchange and Surabaya Stock Exchange (now Indonesia Stock Exchange/IDX) on 5 July 1995. Currently, the Company's share is listed at IDX with the ticker code: SMMA.
Until now, the Company has grown rapidly by providing integrated financial services, which include insurance, multifinance, banking, securities, fintech and other services through the Group business. The Company is committed to continue to be the leading financial institution in the present and future by providing world-class excellence in all areas of service offered.