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| 18 September, 2018

Dubai's DP World markets 30-year conventional bond, 10-year sukuk

The company has given initial price guidance in the 5.875% area for the 30-year paper

Image used for illustrative purpose. 
A ship is moored as its containers are unloaded at the Jebel Ali port in Dubai June 27, 2006.

Image used for illustrative purpose. A ship is moored as its containers are unloaded at the Jebel Ali port in Dubai June 27, 2006.

REUTERS/Regi Varghese

DUBAI  - Dubai's port operator DP World has started marketing a 30-year conventional bond and 10-year sukuk, or Islamic bonds, a document by one of the banks leading the transaction showed.

The company has given initial price guidance in the 5.875 percent area for the 30-year paper, and in the 200 basis points over mid-swaps area for the 10-year sukuk.

Barclays, Citi, Emirates NBD Capital, First Abu Dhabi Bank, HSBC, JPMorgan, Societe Generale and Standard Chartered Bank are the joint bookrunners of the 30-year bond deal, while the list of bookrunners for the planned sukuk comprises the same lenders and Dubai Islamic Bank.

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Both the issues are expected to price later on Tuesday.

(Reporting by Davide Barbuscia, Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips) ((Davide.Barbuscia@thomsonreuters.com; +971522604297; Reuters Messaging: davide.barbuscia.reuters.com@reuters.net))