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DIB repays Finance Ministry

DIB repays Finance Ministry

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) has repaid the Dh3,752,543,000 deposit, in full and well ahead of contractual maturity which it received from the Ministry of Finance in 2008. In March 2013, Dubai Islamic Bank announced the successful pricing of a US$1 billion…

Dubai Islamic Bank publishes formal offer for Tamweel

Dubai Islamic Bank publishes formal offer for Tamweel

Following approval from the Securities and Commodities Authority, Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) has published its formal offer for the shares in Tamweel. Tamweel shareholders will receive 10 new DIB shares for 18 Tamweel shares. They will receive a copy of the offer, the offer statement and the acceptance form by mail and can accept until 5pm on Saturday, March 16. DIB’s offer is subject to final approval from its shareholders and will be presented to them at an extraordinary general meeting to be held on March 3.

Dubai Islamic Bank to take over 100% of Tamweel

Dubai Islamic Bank to take over 100% of Tamweel

The Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC (DIB) intends to acquire 100 per cent of Tamweel PJSC, the UAE-based Islamic home finance provider. DIB is the major shareholder of Tamweel, and will offer the other shareholders ten DIB shares for every 18 Tamweel shares. …

DFM invites experts’ views on sukuk

DFM invites experts’ views on sukuk

The draft of Dubai Financial Market’s ‘Standard for Issuing, Acquiring, Trading Sukuk’ has been published on DFM’s website. Numerous Islamic finance professionals have been invited to counsel and feedback on the comprehensive standard. The consultation…

Dana Gas restructures sukuk

Dana Gas restructures sukuk

Dana Gas will pay $70 million in cash to bondholders and offers aditionally 8% coupon on remaining debt in order to buy time to restructure its sukuk. The company is facing difficult times as it missed a bond redemption on its sukuk that has matured o…