Fruitful and Memorable Islamic Finance Summit in Asia

The Brunei Islamic Investment Summit 2013 – B.I.I.S 2013 continued today at the Empire Hotel and Country Club in Jerudong. The summit focussed on the Issuers and Investment Forum which among other discuss on investment opportunity, investment landscape for Islamic Fund, currency, prices and innovation products.

During the fourth session this morning, five Working Papers were presented by foreign delegates. It was chaired by the Executive Director of Autoriti Monetary Brunei Darussalam, Dayang Hajah Mahani bin Haji Mohsin. BIIS 2013 is important to raise awareness among market participants in the arena of Islamic Finance either domestic or abroad and opportunities and current development in related issue.

The conference, which is being hosted by the Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) and the Centre for Islamic Banking, Finance and Management (CIBFM) — in collaboration with Malaysia-based CERT (Centre for Research and Training) — carries the theme: “Tapping and Expanding the Global Investment Opportunity in Asia’s Market”.

Areas of discussion during the two-day summit are titled: Islamic finance and investment — The Road Ahead; Global Sukuk Outlook — Opportunities and Challenges; Islamic Funds, Investments and Wealth Management, Issuers and Investors Forum; Regulatory Jurisdictions and Governance for Islamic Finance; as well as Shariah Forum and Dialogue.

The Opening Ceremony was attended by Cabinet Ministers, Council’s Members, Members of Islamic Religious Council, members of AMBD’s Board of Directors, members of Syariah Financial Supervisory Board, High Commissioners, Ambassadors and Permanent Secretaries. The Summit was attended by about 250 participants from Brunei Darussalam and overseas.

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This prestigious event will gather a pool of industry experts ranging from regulatory authorities, Shariah scholars, bankers, experts, Takaful operators and academicians to share with the delegates their views and experiences in developing Islamic banking and finance around the globe.