Successful issuances of short-term Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities

THE Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD), agent to the Government of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, in managing and administering Sukuk Al-Ijarah issuances, is pleased to announce the successful pricing of its 145th issuance of short-term Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities, a press release stated.

The total of the sukuk issuance was BND20 million with the following details:

Series

Issuance Date

Maturity Date

Tenor

Rental Rate

145

4 May 2017

3 August 2017

91 days

0.6250%

With the issuance, the Brunei Government has thus far issued over BND10.8782 billion worth of short-term Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities since the maiden offering on April 6, 2006. The total holdings of the Brunei Government Sukuk outstanding until May 4, 2017 stood at BND293.2 million.