17.04.2012 - Qatar may list bonds, Sukuk this year
Qatar may list local-currency government bonds and sukuk on the country's bourse this year as it seeks to deepen its debt market. Qatar, which had the world's fastest economic growth last year according to the International Monetary Fund, started listing treasury bills on the exchange at the end of last year. "Now we are talking to the issuing government about the next steps," Andre Went, chief executive officer of the Qatar Exchange, said in an interview at a Bloomberg conference in Doha. Asked when the listing of sukuk and bonds may follow, he said: "It may happen this year. It's feasible this year," he said...............................................Full Article: Source
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