Posts Tagged ‘Islamic Financial Services Board’

Humayon departs from IRTI, 
Zahid leaves IFSB for Oman

Humayon plans to develop Cambridge Institute of Islamic finance, while Zahid assumes role of Islamic banking expert at Oman’s central bank
By HABHAJAN ...

IFSB, BI explore financial inclusion and Islamic finance

By HABHAJAN SINGH
Financial inclusion can be channelled to enhance living standards and alleviate poverty, as well as address the suspicion and ...

Adequate access to Shariah board vital for governance

IFSB says boards should have clear mandate and responsibility to ensure IIFS adhere to Shariah rules and principles
By HABHAJAN SINGH / Pic By TMR ...

Financing from Islamic banks crosses US$1t mark, says IFSB

IFSB releases country-level data on financial soundness and growth of Islamic banking systems for 21 nations, including the UK
By HABHAJAN SINGH The ...

IFSB, IADI eye Islamic deposit insurance systems

The joint effort aims to address a long standing problem confronting the Islamic finance sector
By HABHAJAN SINGH Two international bodies are ramping ...
IMF

IMF’s move augurs well for Islamic banks

IMF adds IF to market surveillance. In this 2nd and final part series, Chatta looks at what to expect on the regulatory front
By JAMSHAID ANWAR ...

IMF adds IF to market surveillance. What’s next?

In this 1st of a 2-part series, Chattha looks at the issues from the regulatory perspective
By JAMSHAID ANWAR CHATTHA The day of May 24, 2018, was a ...
IFSB

Time to improve efficiency, reduce transaction costs in Islamic finance

Pakistan’s former bank governor says Islamic nance should promote long-term investment
By HABHAJAN SINGH How to move Islamic finance to the next stage ...