Middle East mid-cap Drake & Scull nears close

UAE engineering company Drake & Scull is set to close syndication of its $70m three year loan. The transaction, a rare deal for a Middle East mid-cap, is going well, according to several loans bankers. The loan has a margin of 325bp.

  • 02 Feb 2011

“It won’t be universally attractive and it will be harder for some of the smaller regional banks to join especially because it is in dollars,” said a loans banker working in the region. “But there are enough international banks to join for it to go fine.”

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