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White & Case Advises on Establishment of Samba Funding’s US$5 Billion EMTN Programme

Global law firm White & Case LLP has advised Citigroup Global Markets Limited, as arranger and dealer, on the establishment by Samba Funding Limited of a US$5 billion euro medium term note programme guaranteed by Saudi Arabia-based international financial services provider Samba Financial Group.

"This programme represents Samba Bank's first programme for access to the global debt capital markets," said White & Case partner Debashis Dey, who led the Firm's deal team. "Our role in advising Citigroup underscores our experience working with financial institutions both in the Middle East and globally, and our deep experience in Saudi Arabia."

White & Case, together with its association firm in Riyadh, The Law Firm of AlSalloum and AlToaimi, advised on the offering with a team led by partner Debashis Dey (Dubai & London), with support from association partner Zeyad Al-Salloum (Riyadh), counsel Xuan Jin (Dubai) and associates Michael Byrd (London) and Sarah Altukhaifi (Riyadh).

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