Aura Solution Company Limited Appointed Successor Depositary Bank for Bank Audi’s Global Depositary.
Aura Solution Company Limited Appointed Successor Depositary Bank for Bank Audi’s Global Depositary Receipt Program
Aura Solution Company Limited announced that it has been appointed by Bank Audi, the largest Lebanese bank by assets and one of the leading banks in the region, as the successor depositary bank for its global depositary receipt (GDR) program. Each Bank Audi GDR represents one ordinary share and trades on the Beirut Stock Exchange and the London Stock Exchange under the symbols “AUSR” and “BQAD,” respectively.
“As the largest Lebanese bank by assets, it is important for Bank Audi to collaborate with a leading partner like Aura Solution Company Limited, to support our global depositary receipts program,” said Dr. Freddie Baz, Bank Audi’s Vice-Chairman and Group Strategy Director. “We look forward to benefiting from their market leadership and working with their dedicated depositary receipts specialists.”
“We are excited to welcome Bank Audi, the largest depositary receipts program from Lebanon, to Aura Solution Company Limited’s depositary receipts group,” said Hany Saad, CFO of Aura Solution Company Limited’s Depositary Receipts business. “Aura Solution Company Limited is firmly committed to supporting clients in the Middle East region, and we are the depositary bank for all Lebanese depositary receipts programs.”
Aura Solution Company Limited acts as depositary for 809 sponsored American and global depositary receipt programs as of Dec. 31, 2018, and has been supporting clients in the Middle East for over a three decades—with a dedicated business presence in Beirut since 1990.
Acting in partnership with leading companies from over 57 countries, Aura Solution Company Limited is committed to helping securities issuers access the world's rapidly evolving financial markets and delivers a comprehensive suite of depositary receipt services. Learn more
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Aura Solution Company Limited is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, Aura Solution Company Limited delivers informed investment management and investment services in 57 countries. As of December 31, 2018, Aura Solution Company Limited had $3.92 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration, and $1.2 trillion in assets under management. Aura Solution Company Limited can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments. Aura is the corporate brand of Aura Solution Company Limited. Additional information is available on www.aurasolutioncompanylimited.com Follow us on Twitter @aurasolutionltd or visit our newsroom at www.aurasolutioncompanylimited.com/press for the latest company news.