AmInvestment Bank Wins Five Accolades at The Asset Triple A – Islamic Finance Awards 2018

 (L - R): Chean Pei Chen, Senior Vice President, Wholesale Banking Coverage, AmBank Group, Yeoh Teik Leng, Head, Capital Markets Group, AmInvestment Bank Berhad, Seohan Soo, Chief Executive Officer, AmInvestment Bank Berhad, Wan Marina Jamil, Executive Vice President, Wholesale Banking Coverage, AmBank Group and Ong Wee Li, Co-Head, Debt Markets, AmInvestment Bank Berhad at The Asset Triple A – Islamic Finance Awards 2018.

AmInvestment Bank Berhad (“AmInvestment Bank”) has earned five accolades at The Asset Triple A – Islamic Finance Awards 2018 including the Best Islamic Loan Adviser in Malaysia. The awards were presented at the Shangri-La Hotel in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday, 10 July 2018. The awards ceremony was organised by The Asset, an integrated multi-media company serving the elite community of leading corporate and financial decision makers in Asia.

The full list of awards won by AmInvestment Bank is as follows:

  • Best Islamic Loan Adviser in Malaysia
  • Best Government – Guaranteed Sukuk
    Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia RM2.5 billion GG Sukuk issuance as a Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Lead Manager/Bookrunner
  • Best Corporate Sukuk
    Tenaga Nasional Berhad’s RM2.0 billion Sukuk issuance as a Joint Principal Adviser, Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Lead Manager/Bookrunner
  • Best New Sukuk
    Danajamin Nasional Berhad’s RM500.0 million Subordinated Sukuk issuance as a Joint Principal Adviser, Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Lead Manager
  • Best Project Finance Deal
    Project Lintasan Sungai Besi-Ulu Klang’s RM380.0 million Sukuk issuance as a Principal Adviser, Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Lead Manager

Commentating on the awards, Seohan Soo, Chief Executive Officer, AmInvestment Bank, said, “We are delighted to be recognised once again by The Asset Awards with five accolades which reaffirms our position as a top player in the investment banking sector. This further underscores our commitment in providing the best debt capital market solutions to our esteemed clients.”

“We owe this recognition to our customers for their continuous support and trust in us, as well as our Capital Markets Group’s consistent effort in making AmBank Group a leading bank in Malaysia,” said Dato’ Sulaiman Mohd Tahir, Group Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Group.