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AmInvestment Bank Receives Top Awards from IFR Asia and Islamic Finance News


L - R: Wong Fei Na, Vice President, Wholesale Banking Coverage, AmBank Group,  Seohan Soo, Executive Vice President, Capital Markets Group, AmInvestment Bank, Datuk Seri Lim Kheng Cheng, Managing Director, Ekovest Berhad, Madam Ivy Lim, Executive Director, Ekovest Berhad, Gerald Goh, Senior Vice President, Wholesale Banking Coverage, AmBank Group and  Donna Teh, Vice President, Capital Markets Group, AmInvestment Bank at the IFR Asia Awards held in Hong Kong on 21 February 2017.


L - R: Yeoh Teik Ling, Senior Vice President, Capital Markets Group, AmInvestment Bank, Chean Pei Chen, Senior Vice President, Wholesale Banking Large Corporate, Wholesale Banking, AmBank Group, Raja Teh Maimunah Raja Abdul Aziz, CEO AmInvestment Bank and Managing Director, Wholesale Banking, AmBank Group, Salina Mohd Burhan, Senior Vice President, Islamic Markets, Capital Markets Group, AmInvestment Bank and Dato' Mohd Effendi Abdullah, Senior Vice President/Head, Islamic Markets, Capital Markets Group, AmInvestment Bank at the IFN Awards 2017 held in Kuala Lumpur on 22 February 2017.

AmInvestment Bank Berhad (“AmInvestment Bank”) receives further recognition from the industry’s esteemed publications and adds three prestigious awards to its collection. Earlier this week, AmInvestment Bank was awarded with the “Islamic Issue of the Year” title at the IFR Asia Awards, held in Hong Kong, for the Lebuhraya DUKE Fasa 3 Sdn Bhd’s RM3.64 billion Sukuk Wakalah.

The Sukuk Wakalah is Malaysia’s first Sukuk issuance based on the Shariah principles of Wakalah Bi Al-Istithmar to fund the development and construction of an expressway and AmInvestment Bank was honoured for its role as the Principal Adviser, Lead Arranger and Joint Lead Manager in the Lebuhraya DUKE Fasa 3 Sdn Bhd’s RM3.64 billion Sukuk Wakalah.

The IFR Asia Awards honour achievement in Asia’s capital markets and the winners were shortlisted from hundreds of market participants by IFR’s expert capital markets journalists.

AmInvestment Bank also received recognition at the Islamic Finance News (IFN) Awards 2017 held today in Kuala Lumpur and bagged the “Regulatory Capital Deal of the Year” and “Commodity Murabahah Deal of the Year” awards.

Commenting on the multiple wins, Raja Teh Maimunah Raja Abdul Aziz, Chief Executive Officer of AmInvestment Bank and Managing Director of Wholesale Banking, AmBank Group said, “We are honoured by the recognition by top publications such as IFR and IFN.”

“These achievements demonstrate our continuous commitment to provide the best investment solutions to our corporate, sovereign and institutional clients.”

IFN’s “Regulatory Capital Deal of the Year” award was given for AmInvestment Bank’s role as the Joint Lead Manager in the Mumtaz MYR300 million Subordinated Sukuk Murabahah and the “Commodity Murabahah Deal of the Year” award was given for AmInvestment Bank’s role as the Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Lead Manager for Al Dzahab Assets MYR339 million Sukuk Murabahah.

“We thank our clients for their continued trust in AmInvestment Bank and we share these awards with them.” Raja Teh concluded.

The Islamic Finance news Awards honor the best in the Islamic financial industry and are one of the most prestigious awards highly recognised by the global Islamic capital markets.