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

03 October, 2018      47

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      120

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      103

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      90

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      76

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      41

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      112

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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CIMB Islamic to boost earnings

03 October, 2018      75

PETALING JAYA: As the top arranger for the global sukuk market, CIMB Islamic is positioning itself to boost profitability by targeting core areas.  After strengthening for the last 2½ years,...

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BoE to create liquidity facility for Islamic finance

02 October, 2018      66

The Bank of England plans shortly to open a liquidity facility to support the UK’s Islamic finance sector, according to Deputy Governor Dave Ramsden. A new BoE subsidiary will be...

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Malaysia-based Matrix Concepts to develop an Islamic financial district in Jakarta

02 October, 2018      72

KUALA LUMPUR: Negri-Sembilan-based Matrix Concepts Holdings Bhd is set to develop an Islamic Financial District in north Jakarta, in a partnership with an Indonesian consortium. Matrix signed a joint venture...

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