GBSA Membership Categories
Full Members have unlimited opportunity to participate in GBSA committees and working groups, have access to all GBSA resources, including information, documentation and discounts, have full voting rights, are eligible to serve on the GBSA Regional Steering Committee, have first opportunity for speaking engagements and interaction with official bodies, are recognized in GBSA presentations and are provided a page on its website.
Full members are international and regional banks and investment banking firms, ratings agencies and other firms wishing to participate fully in GBSA and its initiatives. Benefits of full membership are accorded to subsidiaries of Full Members.
Associate Members have opportunity to participate in committees and working groups and have access to GBSA resources, including information, documentation and discounts. Associate Members do not have voting rights and are not eligible to serve on GBSA's Regional Steering Committee. Associate members are recognized in GBSA presentations and on its website.
Associate members are service providers with an interest in the Middle East bond market.
Affiliate Members can participate in committees and working groups, have access to GBSA resources including information, documentation and discounts and are eligible for speaking opportunities. Affiliate Members do not have voting rights and are not eligible to serve on GBSA's Steering Committee. Affiliate Members are recognized in GBSA presentations and publications.
Affiliate Membership is reserved for buy-side firms which may include asset managers, insurance companies and pension funds.
GBSA Issuers Forum consists of prominent issuers who choose to associate with GBSA and participate in activities in support of the regional market.