Maybank Funding Financial institution (Maybank IB) continues to stamp its management within the Malaysian debt market by concurrently topping all 4 classes on the RAM League Awards 2023 quickly after successful Finest Bond Home within the Worldwide Financing Evaluation (IFR) Asia Awards 2022.
The RAM League Awards 2023, introduced in the present day (April 14), noticed Maybank IB main the RAM League Tables with 10 points totalling RM13.37 billion while for sukuk it organized 8 points at a complete programme worth of RM12.57 billion final 12 months for total company bonds and sukuk.
Earlier, IFR highlighted Maybank IB’s capability to convey new issuers to the market thus increasing the vary of sectors out there to traders. Considered one of these was edotco Group’s maiden sukuk that was upsized to RM1.4 billion from RM1 billion. Maybank IB was joint principal adviser, joint lead arranger, joint lead supervisor and joint sustainability structuring adviser for the sukuk programme.
One other standout deal was Sarawak Petchem’s RM4 billion sukuk, Malaysia’s largest greenfield mission financing within the bond market since 2018, for which Maybank IB acted as joint lead principal adviser, joint lead arranger and joint lead supervisor.
Maybank Funding Financial institution Chief Government Officer Dato’ Fad’l Mohamed (pic, proper) stated: “This achievement additional solidifies our management in debt capital markets and is instrumental as we have a good time Maybank IB’s fiftieth anniversary this 12 months. We’ll proceed to be on the forefront of product innovation and ideation for our purchasers, with a concentrate on ESG. As the primary native funding financial institution to arrange a devoted Sustainable Finance staff again in 2021, we’re totally dedicated to supporting our purchasers’ transition journey.
“For this 12 months, we proceed to see sturdy demand from traders for sustainability choices, and we anticipate that corporates would proceed to faucet our capital markets given ample liquidity, higher pricing transparency and the flexibility to lock in long run to match their money flows,” he added.