Oman’s US$1.5bn sovereign sukuk offering

The Sultanate of Oman has sold US$1.5billion seven-year Sukuk certificates, its second foray into the international debt capital markets in 2018 following its issuance of US$6.5bn sovereign bonds in January.

Linklaters advised the banks on the deal, including Citigroup, HSBS, JP Morgan, Gulf International Bank and Standard Chartered.

The Linklaters team was led by Capital Markets partners Jonathan Fried (picture) and Cecil Quillen and associate Nicola Minervini.


Involved fees earner: Jonathan Fried – Linklaters; Cecil Quillen – Linklaters; Nicola Minervini – Linklaters;

Law Firms: Linklaters;

Clients: Citigroup Global Markets Ltd; HSBC; JP Morgan; Standard Chartered Bank; Gulf International Bank (GIB);