BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Arabian Standard Time BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:16010101T000000 TZOFFSETFROM:+0400 TZOFFSETTO:+0400 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20200929T143651Z DESCRIPTION:MENA bond markets\, in line with most global bond markets were impacted earlier this year by COVID-19\, however bond yields had recovered by mid-June\, and by August the regional bond market was among the best p erforming globally.\n\nThis live virtual event from ICMA brings together e conomists and leading market participants to discuss what the future holds for bond market activity in the MENA region\, with a focus on the increas ing move to digitisation in bond trading and issuance and specific conside ration of the economic conditions in the region.\n \nSpeakers include:\n* Ahmed Abdulghani\, Head - Debt Capital Markets & Syndications | Corporate & Institutional Investment Banking\, National Bank of Bahrain\n* Simon Bal lard\, Chief Economist\, First Abu Dhabi Bank\n* Junaid Anwar Khan\, Head of Treasury\, National Bank of Fujairah\n* Mazen Ladki\, Head of Corporate Treasury (BSC)\, Corporate Treasury\, Bank ABC\n* Martin Scheck\, Chief Executive\, ICMA\n* Fawaz Abu Sneineh\, Managing Director\, Head of Debt C apital Markets & Syndicate – Loans & Bonds Issuer Services\, Global Corp orate Finance\, First Abu Dhabi Bank\n* Amine Bel Hadj Soulami\, Member of ICMA’s Board of Directors\n* Mark Zanelli\, Treasurer Commercial\, Bank of Dubai\n\nAdmission: This virtual event is free of charge and open to a ll ICMA members and to interested financial market participants\; however registration in advance is essential. \n\nRegistrations will close at 17.00 UAE on 17 November 2020.\n \n DTEND;TZID="Arabian Standard Time":20201118T163000 DTSTAMP:20191031T110842Z DTSTART;TZID="Arabian Standard Time":20201118T150000 LAST-MODIFIED:20200929T143651Z LOCATION:Online PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-gb:ICMA virtual event - MENA debt capital markets: Deve lopments in the wake of COVID-19 and future outlook\, 18 November 2020\, 1 5.00-16.30 UAE | 12.00-13.30 CET TRANSP:OPAQUE UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000F0915833DB8FD501000000000000000 0100000004C8A3D4B3D804C488F348B5AAA2714AD X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\n\n< /xml>

MENA bond markets\, in line with most global bond market s were impacted earlier this year by COVID-19\, however bond yields had re covered by mid-June\, and by August the regional bond market was among the best performing globally.

This live virtual event from ICMA brings together economists and leading market participants to discuss what the f uture holds for bond market activity in the MENA region\, with a focus on the increasing move to digitisation in bond trad ing and issuance and specific consideration of the economic conditions in the region.
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Speakers include:

  • Ahmed Abdulghani\, Head - Debt Capital Marke ts &\; Syndications | Corporate &\; Institutional Investment Banking \, National Bank of Bahrain
  • Simon Ballard\, Chief Economist\, First Abu Dhabi Bank
  • Junaid Anwar Khan\, Head of Treasury\, National Bank of Fujairah
  • Mazen Ladki\, Head of Corporate Treasury ( BSC)\, Corporate Treasury\, Bank ABC
  • Martin Scheck\, \; Chief Executive\, ICMA
  • Fawaz Abu Sneineh\, Managing Director\, Head of Debt Capital Markets &\; Syndicate – Loans &\; Bonds Issuer Services\, Global C orporate Finance\, First Abu Dhabi Bank
  • Amine Bel Hadj Soulami\, Member of ICMA’s Board of Directors
  • Mark Zanelli\, Treasurer Commercial\, Ban k of Dubai


Admission:
This virtual event is free of charge and open to all ICMA m embers and to interested financial market participants\; however registration in advanc e is essential. \;

Registrations will close at 17.00 UAE on 17 No vember 2020.

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