Commercial Bank of Qatar’s US$5 Billion Euro Medium Term Note Programme Update

Clifford Chance and Walkers advised The Commercial Bank. Simmons & Simmons Middle East acted for the Dealers.

The Commercial Bank, a leading Qatari financial institution, updated its US$5 billion Euro Medium Term Note Programme, under which the bank may directly, or indirectly through its wholly owned subsidiary, CBQ Finance Limited, a company incorporated in Bermuda, issue senior or subordinated guaranteed notes in multiple currencies.

The Dealers under the Programme are Al Khaliji, ANZ, Barclays, BNP Paribas, BofA Securities, Citigroup, Commerzbank, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, HSBC, J.P. Morgan, Mizuho Securities, Morgan Stanley, Standard Chartered Bank, QNB Capital and The Commercial Bank.

The Walkers team was led by Hong Kong partner Nicholas Davies (Picture) and Bermuda partner Adam Bathgate with assistance from Hong Kong associate Sonya Saxena.

Involved fees earner: Adam Bathgate – Walkers Global; Nicholas Davies – Walkers Global; Sonya Saxena – Walkers Global;

Law Firms: Walkers Global;

Clients: Commercial Bank (P.S.Q.C) of Qatar;

Author: Michael Patrini