ArmInfo. Anelik Bank releases second USD based registered bonds emission at the total volume of USD 5 mln, with annual indemnity of 6,5% and 2 year turnover term. According to the information shared with ArmInfo at the press office of the Bank, the nominal cost is stated at USD 100, and the interest disbursement is set as once in a semester. Bonds could be purchased both by legal entities and private persons at 14 branch offices of Anelik Bank in Yerevan and Regions.
"With these bonds, the Anelik Bank offers to its clients a flexible investment tool largely used in the world and an effective inflation protection mechanism," Nerses Karamanukyan, the Anelik Bank Board Chairman stated.
According to the source, the bonds are guaranteed by the Private Persons Deposits Securing Fund. The peculiarity of bonds is that being not a demand-based tool, those could be sold at any moment at the market price. Beside that, the owners of the bonds could use a number of advantages: credit line in AMD and USD, 25% bank commission discount while implementing transfers within the SWIFT system, Hotel Express-Anelik joint co-branded gift card, Priority pass services at 700 airports of the world, VIP-lounge service and medical insurance depending on the volume of bonds purchased.
To remind, in December 2016 first time in its history Anelik bank released coupon bonds with an emission volume at USD 5%, annual indemnity of 6,5% and 2 year turnover term. The bonds of first emission passed the listing at the stock on January 20, 2017 and are quoted in the main list of Abond.
To note, as of 1 March 2017, 25 issues of corporate bonds of 9 issuers are listed on NASDAQ OMX Armenia. 16 of the issues were carried out by 6 banks, 14 of them being USD issues: Araratbank - 6 issues (5 in terms of USD), Ameriabank - 3 issues (2 - in terms of USD), Armswissbank - 3 issues (all issues in terms of USD), Armbusinessbank - 2 issues (1 issue in terms of USD), Anelik Bank and Unibank - 1 issue each (in terms of USD). Ameriabank's three issues, Anelik Bank's 1 issue and Unibank's 1 issue are included in the Abond list, Araratbank's 6 issues, Armswissbank's 3 issues and Armbusinessbank's 1 issue are included in the Bbond list, and Armbusinessbank's 1 issue is included in the Cbond list.
According to the RA Central bank data shared with ArmInfo by national Statistics service, the corporate bonds transactions trend at NasdaqOMX Armenia dropped down for 19,3% from rising 32% in 2015. During 2016, a corporate bonds based transactions total amount at the stock formed AMD 11.482 bln (USD 23,7 mln), versus AMD 14.231 bln in 2015.
To remind, Anelik bank is a market player since October 1996. After the additional emission implemented in 2016, the shareholders staff of the bank has changed - the FISTOCO LTD Company from Cyprus entered in share of 59,68%. The indirect beneficiary shareholders are private persons - Tarek J. Khalefe (CreditBank S.A.L) and Vardan Dilanyan (FISTOCO LTD).