More than 50 institutions and market experts, based in London and elsewhere in Europe, participated in furthering the Islamic Primary Market project, which is spearheaded by the Bahrain-based International Islamic Financial Market (IIFM) in alliance …Read full article » Bahrain: Monday, May 21 - 2007 @ 11:53
The board members reviewed the progress of development initiatives spearheaded by IIFM namely the Master Agreement for Islamic Treasury Placements, Master Agreement for Islamic Hedging and Shariah-compliant repurchase agreement (Repo).
The board also deliberated …Read full article » Bahrain: Monday, February 04 - 2008 @ 09:39
The event, entitled “Developing the Global Islamic Financial Markets,” is being organized by Bahrain based International Islamic Financial Market (IIFM), with the support of joint organizer Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI), Saudi Arabia.
Re-launched in …Read full article » Bahrain: Wednesday, May 16 - 2007 @ 16:32
The Bahrain-based institution also plans to organize two major specialized, technical conferences in the coming months.
Financial contracts convergence, the feasibility study and the specialized events are the key elements of an IIFM work program, which …Read full article » Bahrain: Thursday, September 21 - 2006 @ 10:01
The IIFM Master Agreement for Treasury Placement (MATP) can be used by financial institutions across the globe for their over-the-counter (OTC) Commodity Murabaha transactions.
The MATP comprises of standalone Master Murabaha Agreement, Master Agency Agreement …Read full article » Bahrain: Thursday, October 09 - 2008 @ 09:29
Uniformity and standardization are also critical issues on which the future of the Islamic financial services industry (IFSI) depends, said Mr. Khalid Hamad, Executive Director, Banking Supervision, at the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), who …Read full article » Bahrain: Thursday, January 25 - 2007 @ 10:23
The meeting was hosted by Standard Chartered Saadiq which is one of the board members of IIFM.
Besides Standard Chartered Saadiq, IIFM Board of Directors are represented by senior members from Central Bank of Bahrain, Bank …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, May 04 - 2009 @ 15:08
The Master Agreement for Treasury Placement (MATP) is a benchmark document, which is currently undergoing a final review by leading Islamic financial institutions and conventional institutions offering Islamic finance, to be followed shortly by a …Read full article » Bahrain: Monday, April 07 - 2008 @ 14:33
IIFM is organizing the event with the purpose of creating awareness for the Islamic Financial Services Industry (IFSI) in general and Islamic Capital and Short-term Financial market in particular, as well as to share and …Read full article » Bahrain: Tuesday, September 05 - 2006 @ 16:39
The “Islamic Financial Markets Conference & Specialized Workshops”, will focus on sukuk (Islamic bonds), Islamic real estate investment trusts (I-REITs) and market uniformity and standardization issues, will be held in Karachi, Pakistan, under the patronage …Read full article » Bahrain: Saturday, December 23 - 2006 @ 10:23