Launch of Exchange Tradable Bonds and Sukuks – 8th January 2013
The Firm is proud to be associated with the recent launch of the Exchange Tradable Bonds and Sukuks (“ETBS”) by Bursa Malaysia on 8th January, 2013. The Honourable Prime Minister YAB Dato Sri Najib Tun Razak graced the occasion and officiated the launch of the first exchange tradable sukuk by DanaInfra Nasional Berhad, the special purpose financing vehicle for the MRT Project, an Entry Point Project (“EPP”) under the Economic Transformation Programme (“ETP”).
The Firm’s head of Islamic Finance, Jal Othman, was invited to participate in the panel session organised by Bursa Malaysia on the launch day. The members of the panel comprise heads of departments from the financial institutions acting as joint lead arrangers for the maiden sukuk issuance.