Middle East Economic Survey


No 45



Jordan Poised To Launch First Eurobond

Jordans launch of its debut Eurobond was imminent as MEES went to press following road shows to market the issue to investors in Saudi Arabia, the UAE and UK last week. The lead managers of the five-year bond, which is expected to be of benchmark size at around $500mn, comprise JP Morgan, HSBC and a joint venture between Arab Bank and Credit Suisse (MEES, 6 September). Jordan is issuing the...