SICO named Best Investment Bank in Bahrain

SICO named Best Investment Bank in Bahrain at both World Finance and Global Finance Awards

Recent achievements recognised with total of 6 banking and finance industry awards

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 29 October 2017: SICO BSC (c ), licensed by the Central Bank of Bahrain as a conventional wholesale bank, was named ‘Best Investment Bank in Bahrain’ at both the World Finance Banking Awards 2017 and the Global Finance 18th annual World’s Best Investment Banks 2017 Awards. During 2016, the Bank was lead manager for the Eskan Bank Realty Income Trust IPO; the 100 per cent share swap between Gulf Hotels Group and Bahrain Tourism Company; and BBK’s perpetual tier 1 convertible capital securities offering. The latter was recognised as one of the top three ‘Financial Institution Financing Deals of the Year’ at the Bonds, Loans & Sukuks Middle East Awards 2016. The recognitions are among several financial industry awards SICO has received recently, which covered investment banking, brokerage, asset management, and custody and administration.

The full press release in English & Arabic can be downloaded here