Islamic Finance: The Essential Guide

Islamic Finance: The Essential Guide

Introductory one-day course exploring the aims, purposes and benefits of Islamic finance today, as well as basic financial products in Islamic Banks, Islamic Insurance (Takaful) and Islamic Capital Market.

What the course will cover:

– The principles of Islamic Finance
– Islamic Finance – a by-product of the financial economy or a necessity?

– Islamic Retail Banking products

– Islamic Insurance models and Islamic Capital Market products

– Navigating prevailing debates concerning Islamic Finance

Who the course is for:

Students and researchers • Imams and teachers • Professionals interested in Islamic Finance

Date, time and venue:

Sat 2nd April 2016 | 10am – 5.30pm
London Muslim Centre
1st Floor, 46 Whitechapel Road, London e1 1JX

Course tutor:

Shaykh Faizal Manjoo is an attorney at law, academic and also Shari’a scholar from South Africa, and a member of the Shari’a Supervisory Board of a number of Islamic Financial Institutions in South Africa, Bahrain and Mauritius. Presently based at the Markfield Institute for Higher Education (Leicester), he lectures in many universities and is a consultant in the field of Islamic Finance, family law and commercial law. He as authored a number of seminal works on Islamic Finance.