Dubai-UAE: Mashreqbank, EmiratesNBD, and NBAD top the list of entries for this year’s Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East Awards. Mashreqbank is entered in 53 of the nominated deals, closely followed by EmiratesNBD that is entered in 46 deals and NBAD entered in 39. Other banks with a strong chance of winning this year are Standard Chartered Bank entered in 38 deals, Dubai Islamic Bank in 37 deals, Noor in 33 deals, and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank in 28 deals.
Voting for this year’s Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East Awards opened on Tuesday. More than 120 deals and 150 institutions have been nominated for awards across 12 categories. Notable deals include Emirates Airlines’ ECG-backed Sukuk, ENOC’s $1.3bn syndicated loan, and Dubai World Trade Centre’s Murabaha Facility with Structured ECA Tranches – all are nominated in four awards categories.
To cast your vote visit: www.surveymonkey.com/r/BondsLoansMiddleEastAwards For a full list of nominated deals, visit: www.globalfinancialconferences.com/middle-east-awards/2015-nominations Voting will close at 6 pm GMT on Monday 17th August, after which the Finalists will be announced.
Originally published on www.zawya.com