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VBI strategies must come from the top, says experts

03 October, 2018      34

OCTOBER 3, 2018, Kuala Lumpur: Top management of Islamic finance institutions should set the tone as a first step towards embarking on a value-based intermediation (VBI) approach. Dato' Mohd Redza...

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Integrating sustainability into finance is good for business

03 October, 2018      31

OCTOBER 3, 2018, Kuala Lumpur: The sustainability agenda needs to be incorporated into the Shariah governance framework of Islamic financial institutions to encourage them to adopt value-based financing that will...

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More than half of global asset firms uses AI to gauge sustainability

03 October, 2018      24

OCTOBER 3, 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Over 50% of the world's asset management companies are adopting artificial intelligence (AI) to measure a stock's performance and company's sustainability. Omar Selim, CEO...

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GIFF2018: Malaysia’s Central Bank issues guidance on value-based banking

03 October, 2018      31

OCTOBER 3, 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The Central Bank of Malaysia today issued guidance documents to encourage the nation’s Islamic financial institutions to adopt a value-based system to generate positive...

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UAE export credit agency embraces Islamic finance

03 October, 2018      101

A new agreement between the UAE’s export credit agency Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI) and the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit (ICIEC) will seek to promote...

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Bank Negara issues guidance on value-based banking

03 October, 2018      87

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara has issued guidance documents to encourage the nation’s Islamic financial institutions to adopt a value-based system to generate positive social impact, while helping to propel the...

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Malaysia maintains position as Islamic finance global leader

03 October, 2018      74

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has maintained its position as the global leader in Islamic finance and the sector has matured to become vibrant with a diverse set of industry players, said...

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Malaysia maintains position as global leader in Islamic finance

03 October, 2018      60

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has maintained its position as the global leader in Islamic finance, according to Deputy Finance Minister Datuk IR Haji Amiruddin Hamzah. In his speech during the Global...

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Hong Leong MSIG Takaful accorded the BestBrands in Takaful Solutions Award

03 October, 2018      26

KUALA LUMPUR:  Hong Leong MSIG Takaful (HLM Takaful) bagged the coveted BestBrands in Takaful Solutions award at the inaugural The Brandlaureate World Halal Best Brands Awards 2018 Gala Dinner held...

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30 Shariah advisory authorities join inaugural Islamic finance meeting

03 October, 2018      92

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 2): The inaugural roundtable meeting of centralised Shariah advisory authorities in Islamic finance has attracted 30 senior Shariah advisory authorities and supervisory authorities from seven jurisdictions to...

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