29.12.2008 - First Islamic French-Malaysian lease agreement for AirAsia
From Sukuk.net: BNP Paribas and Natixis Transport Finance as Lead Arrangers, Global Coordinators and Book Runners have closed for AirAsia, a US$336 million Syariah-compliant French Single Investor Ijarah, for the financing of up to eight Airbus 320-200 aircraft. This is the first Islamic French-Malaysian optimised transaction of this kind, BNP Paribas, Natixis and AirAsia said in a joint statement..... Full Article: Source