Successful issuance of Brunei’s 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 issuance, has announced the successful pricing of its 185th issuance of Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities.

The total of the Sukuk issuance was BND50 million with the following details: rental rate of 0.25 per cent for a tenor of 364 days from September 3 (issuance date) to September 3, 2021 (maturity date).

With this issuance, the Brunei Government has issued over BND14.02 billion worth of short-term Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities since the maiden offering on April 6, 2006, and the total holdings of the Brunei Government Sukuk outstanding, as of September 3, stood at
BND373.5 million.