Notable deals

Examples of recently completed projects financed by means of Islamic financial contracts:

1) The Shard: a cross border transaction involving Qatar Islamic Bank, Qatar National Bank, QInvest, and Barwa Real estate

2) Chelsea Barracks: ijara purchase by Qatari Diar (the Qatar sovereign wealth fund)

3) Kings Reach Tower (ABC International Bank)

4) Credit Suisse London Headquarters (purchased by Qatar Holdings, September 2012)

5) Argos National Distribution Centre in Stratford: acquired by Kuwait investment firm Dimah Capital

6) L’Oreal’s UK logistics headquarters

7) Redevelopment of Shell Centre in Southbank, London (joint venture between Qatari Diar and Canary Wharf)

8) Qatari Diar was also involved in the Olympic Village