Fixed Income - Middle East & Africa

Abu Dhabi sells $3bn in bonds with April re-opening

Abu Dhabi sells $3bn in bonds with April re-opening

Oil-rich Abu Dhabi issued in April $7 billion in bonds due in 2025, 2030 and 2050, just after a jumbo $10 billion bond sale...

Orders for Qatar dollar bonds issue top $25bn

Orders for Qatar dollar bonds issue top $25bn

Qatar kept for the time being its initial price guidance unchanged at around 335 basis points over US Treasuries for the 5-year, around +340...

Turkish lira slides as manufacturing, trade begin to buckle

Turkish lira slides as manufacturing, trade begin to buckle

It dropped to 48.1 from 52.4 a month earlier on softer output and new orders, while firms scaled back purchasing activity amid the outbreak. ...

UAE’s ADNOC eyes bond issue amid low interest rates

UAE’s ADNOC eyes bond issue amid low interest rates

The UAE, the third-largest oil producer in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) behind Saudi Arabia and Iraq, pumps about 3 million...

South Africa’s 3-month T-bill average yield rises to 7.14pc

South Africa’s 3-month T-bill average yield rises to 7.14pc

JOHANNESBURG: South Africa sold 3.167 billion rand ($215.77 million) of three-month Treasury bills, more than the 2.4 billion rand on offer, at an average yield

Israel sells $138mn in private bond sale to Japanese investor

Israel sells $138mn in private bond sale to Japanese investor

JERUSALEM: Israel raised 15 billion yen ($138 million) in a private placement of bonds to a large Japanese institutional investor, the Finance Ministry said on...

South Africa, Eskom dollar bonds hit by Moody’s, Fitch warnings

South Africa, Eskom dollar bonds hit by Moody’s, Fitch warnings

LONDON: South Africa's government dollar bonds dropped to their lowest in more than a month on Friday and power utility Eskom's dollar bonds tumbled to...

South Africa’s 3-month T-bill average yield edges up to 7.11%

South Africa’s 3-month T-bill average yield edges up to 7.11%

 JOHANNESBURG: South Africa sold 3.514 billion rand ($247 million) of three-month Treasury bills, more than the 2.4 billion rand on offer, at an average yield

Saudi Arabia sells 5.2bn riyals in sukuk monthly issuance

Saudi Arabia sells 5.2bn riyals in sukuk monthly issuance

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia sold 5.2 billion riyals ($1.4 billion) in sukuk, or Islamic bonds, in its local monthly issue for July, the Finance Ministry said...

Dubai-based GEMS hires banks for $800mn dual-currency bond

Dubai-based GEMS hires banks for $800mn dual-currency bond

DUBAI: Dubai-based GEMS Education has hired banks to arrange investor meetings ahead of a potential issuance of international bonds denominated in US dollars and euros,...

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