NBAD wins 2 industry awards for expertise in capital markets

ABU DHABI, 31st October, 2016 (WAM) — National Bank of Abu Dhabi, NBAD, has won two industry awards, taking its tally to more than 100 recent industry accolades for its capital markets business, more than any other bank in the Middle East.

The Banker magazine has named NBAD, “Most Innovative Investment Bank in the Middle East 2016”. This is the first occasion this award has gone to a regional bank. The award was presented recently at a ceremony in London.

Global Islamic Finance Awards, GIFA, has named NBAD, “Sukuk House of the Year 2016”. This is the second year in succession that NBAD has won this accolade. The award was presented recently at a ceremony in Jakarta.

Speaking on the occasion, Andy Cairns, Managing Director and Global Head of Debt Origination and Distribution at NBAD, said, “We are honoured to win these internationally recognised awards which attest to the strength of NBAD’s bonds, loans and Sukuk platform. Our objective is to provide best-in-class advice and transaction execution in delivering optimal financing solutions to our clients.”