Kuwait Finance House (KFH), the country’s biggest Islamic lender, has made an early payment of $250m that was due in March 2011. “KFH paid an early instalment worth $250m that was due next March, as part of a Murabaha financing deal with several international and regional banks worth $850m,” KFH said in a statement. The Murabaha deal, secured in 2006, was aimed at financing the lender’s expansion plans and future projects, KFH said.