Central Bank of Bahrain

CBB Sukuk Al-Ijara Oversubscribed

Manama, Bahrain – 4th January 2018 – The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the new issue of the long term Islamic leasing, 3 Years Sukuk Al-Ijara, has been oversubscribed by 194%.

Subscriptions worth BD 194 million were received for the BD 100 million issue, which carries a maturity of three years.

The expected return on the issue, which begins on 8th January 2018 and matures on 8th January 2021, is 4.80%.

The Sukuk Al-Ijara are issued by the CBB on behalf of the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

This is issue No.25 (ISIN BH0002141G66) of the long-term Sukuk Al-Ijara series.

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