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Islamic Finance Gateway Daily Briefing

  • 25 March, 2015

Wednesday, Mar 25 - The Islamic Finance Gateway (IFG) Briefing, published from Sunday to Thursday, carries the latest market-moving news and data for institutions offering Islamic financial services.

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Emirates narrows price guidance for U.K.-guaranteed sukuk, pricing Weds

Emirates , the Dubai-based airline, has narrowed price guidance for a $913 million sukuk issue that will be guaranteed by Britain's export credit agency, with pricing set to take place on Wednesday, a document from lead managers showed. - RTRS - Zawya Islamic

UAE emirate Ras al-Khaimah launches $1 bln 10-yr sukuk -leads

The Emirate of Ras al-Khaimah has launched a $1 billion, 10-year sukuk that will price later on Tuesday, a document from lead arrangers showed. - RTRS - Zawya Islamic

UAE central bank expands Islamic banks' access to its funds

The United Arab Emirates central bank said it was making it easier for Islamic banks to access its special lending facility by expanding the range of collateral they can use. -- RTRS - Zawya Islamic


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(Prepared by Tina Kwan) A service of Thomson Reuters and Zawya Islamic Finance Gateway. The contents of this Briefing are independently compiled by the Thomson Reuters and Zawya Islamic Finance Gateway Service, a business of the Global Growth and Operations Division. While material is drawn from Reuters News and other sources, Reuters has not participated in the selection of these articles.