Awards

ADNAN SUNDRA & LOW is a multi-award winning firm that regularly picks up awards and advises on award winning deals in its practice areas. Below is a selection of the more recent and notable awards garnered by the firm. 

 

2017  

ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2017

West Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 

Islamic Finance Law Firm of the Year 

Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year 

Islamic Finance Deal of the Year - Malaysia Sukuk Global Berhad’s USD Wakalah Trust Certificates Issuance (Project Zamrud) 

 

2016  

Corporate INTL Global Awards 2016
The firm was chosen as the Islamic Finance Law Firm of the Year (Malaysia).
The firm was chosen as the International Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year (Malaysia).

 

ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2016

Debt Market Deal of the Year (Premium) - Jimah East Power's Sukuk Murabahah Issuance 

Islamic Finance Deal of the Year (Premium) - Government of Malaysia's Sukuk Issuance 

Malaysia Deal of the Year - Jimah East Power's Sukuk Murabahah Issuance 

Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year 

Islamic Finance Law Firm of the Year 

Malaysia Deal Firm of the Year

Managing Partner of the Year 

Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 

 

ALB South East Asia Law Awards 2016

South East Asia Islamic Finance Deal Of The Year 

South East Asia Equity Deal Of The Year 

 

International Global Law Experts Awards 2016

Islamic Finance Law Firm of the Year in Malaysia 

Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year in Malaysia 

International Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year in Malaysia 

 

2016 IFN Deals of the Year Awards

2016 Commodity Murabahah Deal of the Year 

2016 Regulatory Capital Deal of the Year 

 

2015  

Finance Monthly Global Awards 2015
The firm was chosen as the Islamic Finance Advisory Firm of the Year (Malaysia).

 

RAM League Awards 2015
The firm advised on the deals that won the following awards:

Blueprint Award 2014 – New Real-Estate Benchmark Deal 
Midciti Sukuk Berhad’s Sukuk Murabahah Programme of up to RM3.0 billion in nominal value

Market Pioneer Award 2014 – 1st RM-Sukuk Issuer (Turkey) 
TF Varlik Kiralama AS’s RM3.0 billion Sukuk Murabahah Medium-Term Notes Programme 

Market Pioneer Award 2014 – World’s 1st Yen-Sukuk  
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (Malaysia) Berhad’s US$500 million Multi-Currency Sukuk Wakalah Bi Al-Istithmar Programme

Market Pioneer Award 2014 – 1st Basel III-compliant Sukuk 
AmIslamic Bank Berhad’s RM3.0 billion Subordinated Sukuk Murabahah Programme

Market Pioneer Award 2014 – 1st Malaysian Basel III-compliant Additional Tier-1 Capital Securities 
Malayan Banking Berhad’s RM10.0 billion Additional Tier-1 Capital Securities Programme

Market Pioneer Award 2014 – World’s 1st Takaful Subordinated Sukuk
Etiqa Takaful Berhad’s Subordinated Sukuk Musharakah facility of up to RM300 million 

Market Pioneer Award 2014 – 1st Innovative State Government Financing 
Aquasar Capital Sdn Bhd’s RM1.5 billion Sukuk Murabahah Programme

 

Acquisition International 2015 Offshore Excellence Awards
The firm was chosen as the Best for Project Finance – Offshore Asia Pacific.

 

ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2015 
The firm was the Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year.

 

2014

IFN Deals of the Year Awards 2014
The firm advised on the deals that won the following awards:

Real Estate Deal of the Year
Midciti RM1.55 billion Sukuk Murabahah

Hybrid Deal of the Year
Cahaya Capital US$500 million Exchangeable Sukuk

Malaysia Deal of the Year
Midciti RM1.55 billion Sukuk Murabahah

Turkey Deal of the Year
TF Varlik Kiralama RM800 million Sukuk Murabahah

 

IFLR Asia Awards 2014
The firm was the National Law Firm of the Year (Malaysia).

 

ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2014
The firm was the Malaysia Deal Firm of the Year and advised on the deal that won the following award:

Islamic Finance Deal of the Year
DanaInfra Nasional's Establishment of Islamic CP and MTN Programme

 

ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2014
The firm was the Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year and the Malaysia Deal Firm of the Year. The firm also advised on the deals that won the following awards:

Debt Market Deal of the Year
Islamic Commercial Papers and Islamic MTN Issuance by DanaInfra Nasional

Islamic Finance Deal of the Year
Islamic Commercial Papers and Islamic MTN Issuance by DanaInfra Nasional

Malaysia Deal of the Year
Islamic Commercial Papers and Islamic MTN Issuance by DanaInfra Nasional

 

RAM League Awards 2014
The firm advised on the deal that won the following award:

BluePrint Award 2013 – Innovation in Islamic Finance
Telekom Malaysia Berhad’s RM3.0 billion Islamic Commercial Papers/Islamic Medium-Term Notes Programme

 

2013

IFN Deals of the Year Awards 2013
The firm advised on the deals that won the following awards:

Deal of the Year
Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) US$490 million Sukuk

Most Innovative Deal of the Year
Telekom Malaysia RM200 million Sukuk Wakalah

Sukuk Deal of the Year
Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) US$490.0 million Sukuk

Indonesia Deal of the Year
Golden Agri-Resources RM5.0 billion Islamic MTN Programme

Malaysia Deal of the Year
DanaInfra Nasional RM300 million Exchange Traded Sukuk (First Tranche)

 

Corporate INTL Legal Awards 2013
The firm was chosen as the Inernational Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year in Malaysia.

 

International Global Law Experts Awards
The firm was chosen as the International Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year in Malaysia. 

 

InterContinental Finance Magazine (ICFM) Law Awards 2013
The firm was chosen as the Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year in Malaysia. 

 

RAM League Awards 2013
The firm was the Most Active Solicitor of 2012 and advised on the deals that won the following awards:

BluePrint Award – New Stuctured-Finance Benchmark Deal
Sasaran Etika Sdn Bhd’s RM220 million Fixed Rate Serial Bonds

First RAM-rated Foreign Sovereign Wealth Fund
Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company B.S.C.(c)

First RAM-rated Foreign Entities – Republic of Indonesia
First Resources Limited

First RAM-rated Foreign Entities – Kingdom of Bahrain
Gulf International Bank BSC

First RAM-rated Foreign Entities – Hong Kong
Noble Group Limited 

 

ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2013
The firm advised on the deals that won the following awards:

Islamic Finance Deal of the Year 
Axiata US$1.5 billion multi-currency Sukuk Issuance Programme

Equity Deal of the Year
Felda Global Venture US$3.4 billion IPO

 

2012

IFN Deals of the Year Awards 2012
The firm advised on the deals that won the following awards:

Most Innovative Deal of the Year
Malaysia Airline System RM1.5 billion Perpetual Junior Sukuk

Cross Border Deal of the Year 
Axiata US$1.5 billion multi-currency Sukuk Issuance Programme

IPO Deal of the Year
Felda Global Venture US$3.4 billion IPO

 

2011

RAM League Awards 2011

The firm advised on the deals that won the following awards:

BluePrint Award – New Real Estate Benchmark Deal
Ara Bintang Berhad’s RM1.25 billion Medium-Term Notes Programme

BluePrint Award – New Structured –Finance Benchmark Deal 
Domayne Asset 2 Corporation Berhad’s RM150 million Medium-Term Notes Pogramme

 

2010

IFN Deals of the Year Awards 2010
The firm advised on the deals that won the following awards:

Cross Border Deal of the Year 
TTM RM600 million Sukuk Murabahah

Musharakah Deal of the Year
AmIslamic RM550 million Senior Sukuk Musyarakah Programme

Equity Deal of the Year
Petronas Chemicals RM12.8 billion IPO

 

2009

RAM League Awards 2009

The firm advised on the deal that won the following award:

BluePrint Award – New Project-Finance Benchmark Deal
MRCB Southern Link Berhad’s RM845 million Senior and RM199 million Junior Sukuk

 

The Asset Triple A Awards
The firm advised on the deal that won the following award:

Most Innovative Islamic Finance Deal 
WCT Engineering RM300 million Sukuk Musharakah

 

2008

IFN Deals of the Year Awards 2008
The firm advised on the deals that won the following award:

Most Innovative Deal of the Year 
WCT Engineering RM300 million Sukuk Musharakah

 

2007

Asian Counsel Deal of the Year 2007 
The firm advised on the deal that won the following award:

Best Cross Border & Equity Deal
Khazanah Nasional Berhad’s US$750 million Exchangeable Sukuk

 

IFLR Asian Awards 2007
The firm was the National Law Firm of the Year (Malaysia) and advised on the deal that won the following award:

Debt & Equity Linked Deal of the Year - Asia
Khazanah Nasional Berhad’s US$750 million Exchangeable Sukuk