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A pioneering report calling for an independent audit of Shari’ah compliance in Islamic finance will be launched today at the Global Islamic Economy Summit in Dubai. More information >

HH Emir Sanusi delivers keynote at Shared Values workshop

On the 28th of May 2016, the IFC together with the Church of Scotland held the first in its three part workshop series to identify a ethical finance shared values principles framework. Held at the Dalmahoy Estate, the round table workshop bought together leading global theologians, scholars and practitioners and follows the joint venture announcement made…

Umer Suleman recognised as a ‘Rising Star of the City’

The Top 30 future leading figures in the City were recognised and celebrated in this years Brummell publication. A rigorous judging panel reviews nominations and this year Umer Suleman was successfully recognised for outperforming in his market and for giving back to make the world a better place. As noted in Brummell, ‘Suleman is an…

IFC & ISRA Thematic Workshop – 26 Oct 2016

Is the Current Model of Shari’ah Governance Fit for Purpose? The Islamic Finance Council UK (IFC) and the International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA), in association wih K&L Gates invite you to an event addressing the Shari’ah governance model. The event will include the UK launch of the IFC and ISRA External Shari’ah Audit Report 2016. Event Themes The event will cover…

UKIFC Services


Providing advisory, reporting and consultancy services in relation to the establishment, promotion and regulation of Islamic finance.

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Ethical Finance

Exploring the relationship between Islamic finance and the broader ethical finance arena and promoting coordination and understanding between them.

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Training & Awareness

Promoting awareness and understanding of Islamic finance and its regulation as well as empowering Shariah scholars and finance professionals.

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Thought Leadership

Providing leadership on current issues in Islamic finance with a view to promoting robustness and stability in Shariah financial frameworks and market practices.

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