2015 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF-IRTI

The Market Penetration of Islamic Banks: Trends and Challenges

International Research Centre for Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF) in collaboration with Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) of Islamic Development Bank (IDB) had organized the 2015 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF-IRTI on 29 April 2015 at Auditorium Said Ramadan Al-Buti, KUIS. The event was attended by more than 100 participants from various institutions of higher learning, representatives of Islamic financial instutions, government officials and students. Read More →

Roundtable Policy Discussion On Maqasid Shariah – Download update

Additional download updates:

  • One of the papers compiled earlier (M-Dex among the Islamic Countries) has been updated and can be downloaded here.
  • The Shariah Index for Malaysia can be downloaded here
  • Presentations can be downloaded here.

Roundtable Policy Discussion On Maqasid Shariah – Discussion Papers

The discussion papers for the Roundtable Policy Discussion On Maqasid Shariah can be downloaded here.

Roundtable Policy Discussion On Maqasid Shariah postponed to 1 – 2 June, 2015

Due to technical issues, the Roundtable Policy Discussion on Maqasid Syariah is postponed to 1 – 2 June, 2015. For further details please click here.

2015 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF – IRTI

IRCIEF will be conducting its Quarterly Public Lecture titled “The Market Penetration of Islamic Banks: Trends and Challenges” by Emeritus Prof. Dr. Rodney Wilson from Durham University, UK on the 29th April 2015 at 9:00AM. Details here.

Official Visit to IRTI-IDB Jeddah

IRCIEF conducted official visit to IRTI-IDB in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from 5 – 13 January 2015

Visit photos:

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Roundtable Discussion on Ar-Rahnu Products

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON AR-RAHNU PRODUCTS:
A COLLABORATION BETWEEN IRCIEF AND BANK RAKYAT

Bank Rakyat in collaboration with International Research Centre of Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF) KUIS had organised the Roundtable Discussion on Ar-Rahnu Products on 31 December 2014 at the Senate Hall, KUIS. The programme was attended by 11 panelists and 19 observers from Bank Rakyat, Bank Islam, ISRA, YAPEIM, UIAM and KUIS. Read More →

IRCIEF Leads Requirement Study Workshop for Sadaqah Instrument in Banking Industry Based on the Principles of Shariah

HORIZON – Buletin KUIS, Oktober 2014, Edisi 8

By: Ms Surianom Miskam (IRCIEF), KUIS

International Research Centre for Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF) KUIS had organized a Requirement Study Workshop for Sadaqah Instrument in Banking Industry Based on the Principles of Shariah on 20 October 2014 and it was attended by 38 participants among academicians and members from the banking and finance industry in Malaysia. This workshop was the first step to realize the hope of the recipient of The Royal Award for Islamic Finance 2014, Dato’ Dr Abdul halim bin Ismail who was also the founder of Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad to introduce Sadaqah as a product of Islamic banking. This hope was first expressed in his speech at the Global Islamic Finance Forum (GIFF) 2014 on 3 September 2014.
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IRCIEF pioneers Sadaqah studies, Hibah

Berita Harian, 21-Oktober-2014

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Baitul Sadaqa, a new financial instrument for the development of the ummah

BERITA HARIAN: Isnin, 20 Oktober 2014

shahrizan_salian@bh.com.my

KAJANG: Sebuah pusat pengumpulan sedekah, wakaf dan hibah dikenali Baitul Sadaqah sedang dalam rumusan untuk penubuhan oleh sebuah badan pemikir di Kolej Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Selangor (KUIS). Read More →