Shari'ah Frameworks & Principles 65%

Islamic Financial Markets 28%

Regulation, Supervision and Governance 2%

Islamic Economics 1%

Risk Management Principles 1%

General Issues and Challenges of IFS 4%

Total Fatwas in Database : 2595

Last updated 21 July 2018


Sectors of Islamic Finance Institutions

Banking 606
Consultancy / Advisory 53
Social Enterprise 0
FinTech 0
Takaful 227
Training 11
Halal 3
Others 236
Investment 143
Micro Takaful 0
Microfinance 31
Crowdfunding 5
R&D 10
Regulator 19
Waqf / Zakah Services 0
Retakaful 6
Education 30
Venture Capital 1

Latest Institution
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia - USIM

Last updated 21 July 2018




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News & Updates

IRTI mulls setting up Islamic social finance centre

08 July, 2018

JEDDAH - The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group is considering partnering with other institutions to establish a centre of excellence on Islamic social finance as part of efforts to develop the sector. IRTI director general Dr Humayon Dar, encountered demand for such a centre during a visit to a number of institutions in Jakarta, following his participation in the recently held 3rd...

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PRESS RELEASE: Ethis Ventures Launches Global Sadaqah 1.0 Platform with Pioneer Islamic Banks and Charity Partners

07 July, 2018

Malaysia, 7th July 2018 - Ethis Ventures Sdn Bhd has launched the first version of GlobalSadaqah.com, an Islamic Charity Crowdfunding platform, on Saturday 7th July 2018. The platform was launched together with its key partners including leading charities Mercy Malaysia, Islamic Relief Malaysia and the National Heart Institute (IJN) Foundation. Global Sadaqah had also partnered with 2 pioneers of Islamic Banking, the Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDB) and Bank Islam...

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MEDIA RELEASE: SC Invites Applications for Registration as Equity Crowdfunding and Peer-to-Peer Financing Operators

05 July, 2018

Kuala Lumpur, 5 July 2018 SC Invites Applications for Registration as Equity Crowdfunding and Peer-to-Peer Financing Operators The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) announced today that it is inviting parties interested to operate equity crowdfunding (ECF) or peer-to-peer (P2P) financing platforms to submit applications for registration with the SC. Applications must be submitted to the SC latest by 7 September 2018. As at June 2018, the SC has registered seven ECF...

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