Latest Industry

16th May 2017

At Capital Club, DIFC

GBSA – Environmental Finance Green Bond and Sukuk Roundtable


Latest New

8th June 2017

GBSA is pleased to announce the new membership of

Principal Global Investors LLC



13th June 2017

Market Analysis:

Pension landscape shows promise

The Gulf Bond
and Sukuk Association

The Gulf Bond and Sukuk Association (GBSA) is the non-profit member organisation that speaks with a single harmonized voice for the region’s rapidly evolving debt capital market.

Since 2010 GBSA has harnessed the energy of its members to promote the liquid, deep and wide fixed income markets needed to support economic growth and transformation in the Gulf region.

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GBSA’s member firms are the leaders of the Gulf Debt Capital Market.

Our members enjoy the benefits of membership while distinguishing themselves by demonstrating commitment to the region and its markets.

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 GBSA Member Firms:

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GBSA Capital Market Structured Finance Committee Meeting

Private Event

10 September, 2017

S&P Global

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Fisch Asset Management – GBSA Convertible Bonds Roundtable

Private Event

3 October, 2017

Capital Club, DIFC

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GBSA Insights

Market Analysis: Pension landscape shows promise

The UAE and wider GCC’s pension landscape is, ultimately, a nascent one. Its youthfulness gives it room for improvement, but it shows a great deal of promise.

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Creating a diverse bond market

In an exclusive mini roundtable, Banker Middle East speaks to Michael Grifferty, President of The GBSA, Dr. Hansjörg Herzog, Member of the Executive Committee and Roland Hotz, Senior Portfolio Manager at Fisch Asset Management.

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Market Updates

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 GBSA Resources


GBSA makes available data on significant cross border and local issuances from the GCC region. More complete information is available to our members.

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Monetary Authorities and Securities Market Regulators

Central banks and securities market authorities ensure the soundness and functioning of financial systems and the development of the GCC capital market.

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GCC governments support development of the region’s capital market by issuing bonds and sukuk both cross border and domestically.

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Corporate Bond/
Sukuk Regulations

GBSA highlights significant laws, regulations and rules relevant to offering and listing fixed income instruments.

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