The UKIFC: 10 Year Anniversary

Latest Activity and News

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar and is one of the most important months of the year for Muslims. It is the month that Muslims the World over are enjoined to fast  from dusk until dawn, primarily to reaffirm their connection with their Creator and attain a higher awareness of life…

JOB VACANCY – Senior Consultant and Researcher

We are currently recruiting a Senior Consultant and Researcher for a 12 month full time (or 4 days per week pro rata) contract based in Glasgow or London.  The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and undertaking consulting assignments, high-quality research and report writing activities for the organisation as well as supporting other colleagues. The role will…

UKIFC Senior Advisor Talks to CNBC Africa about Financial Inclusion

According to the World Bank around 2 billion people do not use formal financial services and more than 50% of adults in the world’s poorest households are unbanked. A number of factors significantly affect financial inclusion and through working with policymakers, regulators and development agencies across the globe over several years we at the UKIFC…

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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About the UKIFC

A range of supporters discuss the purpose, aims and ambitions of the UKIFC in this short, informative video.