KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Bank Bhd came out tops in Bloomberg’s first half 2009 Malaysia Domestic Bonds League Table as well as Thomson Reuters’ first half 2009 League Table for all Malaysian ringgit bonds.
It topped Bloomberg’s Underwriter League Table on Malaysia Domestic Bonds with RM7.868bil in proceeds arranged, capturing 31.1% of the market with a total of 46 deals from Jan 1 to June 6.
This translated into a 20.4% increase in market share from 10.7% in 2008, where it ranked fourth, the bank said in a statement yesterday.
AmInvestment Bank emerged top of the Malaysian Ringgit Islamic Bonds League Table for the first half of 2009, with 34 deals totalling RM6.97bil worth of issuance, recording a market share of 41.4%, a 25.4% jump from 2008.
It also secured the first position as the top bookrunner of all Malaysian Ringgit bonds, according to Thomson Reuters in the July issue of International Financing Review Asia magazine. Malaysia’s domestic ringgit bonds issuance for the first half of 2009 totalled RM7.4bil and of this, AmInvestment Bank secured a 35.1% share. — Bernama
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