If you think about great investments in the past on Bursa Malaysia, companies like Public Bank, Dutch Lady Malaysia and Heineken Malaysia come to mind. These companies have returned its long-term shareholders many times their investments. In fact, a company like Dutch Lady Malaysia has returned about 130 times for its investors over the past 25 years!

However, if I think about some of the more recent successes on Bursa Malaysia, the most obvious company has to be MyEG Services Berhad (Bursa: 0138). The company was only listed in 2007 and over the last 10 years has returned more than 42 times the invested capital for its investors. And that is not even including its dividends.

Here are 8 things about MyEG Services and why it has been such an amazing investment:

1. An online government department

MyEG Services started out with just one simple service: It was able to …