MICROFINANCE EVENT: Executive Forum: Financial Inclusion and Islamic Finance, November 16-17, 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Event Name: Financial Inclusion and Islamic Finance

Event Dates: November 16-17, 2016

Event Location: Sasana Kijang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Cost: The standard fees to attend are USD 1,200 if registering by November 2, 2016, and USD 1,500 if registering after. Members of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) are offered a reduced rate of USD 1,000. For groups of three or more a fee reduction of 10 percent is offered.

Summary of event:

The theme of this event is “financial inclusion and Islamic finance: aligning objectives and methodologies.” It is hosted by the IFSB, a Malaysia-based standard-setting organization that issues guiding principles for banking, capital markets and the insurance sectors, and the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance, a university also based in Malaysia and centered around the Islamic finance industry.

Event Website: http://www.ifsb.org/event_detail.php?e_id=283

For additional information, you may email Ida Shafinaz Ab. Malek at ida.shafinaz[at]ifsb.org or call +6 03 9195 1427.

By Petra Barbu, Research Associate

Sources and Additional Resources

[1] Executive Forum: Financial Inclusion and Islamic Finance

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