The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) is pleased to announce that an FIS Workshop for Regulatory and Supervisory Authorities of the IFSB Member Countries (Banking Sector) will be held on 18 – 22 August 2014 …Read full article » : Wednesday, July 09 - 2014 @ 09:48
The Council of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) has resolved to admit 12 new members to the IFSB bringing the total members to 137.
Two new regulatory and supervisory authorities have joined the IFSB …Read full article » Middle East: Friday, September 14 - 2007 @ 09:36
A constructive approach to addressing the challenge of cross-sectoral issues in the supervision of Islamic financial services would be one drawn from the varying regulations of the different industry segments, such as reflected in the …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, February 06 - 2007 @ 11:13
Mr. de Rato’s address touched on the acceleration of financial globalisation which has brought forth challenges related to regional financial integration, financial stability and supervision of financial institutions. Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz highlighted that the …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, May 16 - 2007 @ 10:37
The 9th Meeting of the IFSB Council was held on 29 November 2006 at the Islamic Development Bank Headquarters in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Titled Guiding Principles on Corporate Governance for IIFS (excluding Islamic insurance (takaful) institutions …Read full article » Saudi Arabia: Tuesday, December 05 - 2006 @ 09:31
The Central Bank Governors are:
1. Rasheed Al Maraj, Governor of Bahrain
2. Burhanuddin Abdullah, Governor of Indonesia
3. Yves Mersch, Governor of Luxembourg
4. Dr Zeti Aziz Akhtar, Governor of Malaysia
5. Sheikh Abdulla …
The growing interest in Islamic finance from new markets and the industry’s ability in general to absorb the shocks of the financial crisis better than the conventional sector has prompted several countries and analysts to …Read full article » Bahrain: Tuesday, March 23 - 2010 @ 09:29
Islamic insurance or Takaful is becoming mainstream in today’s financial world. It is reaching beyond the traditionally Muslim markets, moving into the realm of key global financial centres. The industry has shown remarkable growth, which …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, November 25 - 2009 @ 11:58
The Summit will be on 15 and 16 May 2007 at the Grand Hyatt Dubai hosted by the Central Bank of the UAE.
Professor Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim, Secretary General of the Islamic Financial Services …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, April 12 - 2007 @ 14:28
The Summit discussed challenges and efforts towards the standardisation and convergence of the global Islamic financial services industry. The Summit is hosted by the Central Bank of UAE.
The ten governors, from Bahrain , Brunei, …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, May 16 - 2007 @ 17:00