Press Release

March 15, 2020

GBSA announces 2020 appointments

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Latest Insight

April 8, 2020

Governments are rolling out some heavy monetary and fiscal weaponry to fight the coronavirus

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The Economist Intelligence Unit report

March, 2020

A new shade of green: Sukuk for sustainability

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Recent Event

May 13, 2020

Online event: Alternative Reference Rates, SOFR Development and Implications for the Middle East

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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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The economic convulsions from the #coronavirus pandemic are set to swell sukuk defaults and bring renewed legal scrutiny to their documentation, but greater standardization of Shariah-compliant debt in the Middle East may still be some way off

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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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