29.05.2012 - Malaysian Airlines aims for landmark Islamic bond
Malaysian Airlines (MAS) has proposed the world's first corporate perpetual sukuk, a debt-equity hybrid, its top official said, hoping to raise up to 2.5 billion ringgit ($798 million) from the Asian state's Islamic capital markets. The structure, approved last week by the country's regulator, further blurs the traditional definition of sukuk as a fixed-income instrument and aligns it closer to an equity instrument, as viewed by industry purists...............................................Full Article: Source
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