6th November 2017

at The Ritz Carlton, DIFC

GBSA GCC Debt Capital Markets Conference


Latest New

27th July 2017

GBSA is pleased to announce the new membership of

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw LLP



1st August 2017

Regulatory Affairs Committee:

GBSA has advised the GCC market regulators of the potential impact on bond markets of the Value Added Tax

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 Regional Board Meeting

Private Event

22 October, 2017 - 11:00AM

S&P Global Ratings Offices

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GBSA GCC Debt Capital Markets Conference

Public Event

6 November, 2017

Ritz Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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GBSA Insights

Market Analysis: New form of risk profile can build a better portfolio

The challenge any investor faces lies in balancing the need for investment security against an optimistic outlook on returns.

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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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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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