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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 >

Financial Inclusion Expert Joins UKIFC Team

The UKIFC is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Modupe Ladipo as a Senior Advisor. Ms Ladipo specializes in financial inclusion and has over 25 years’ experience in financial services working across complex environments in Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the US. Based in Nigeria, Ms Ladipo will strengthen the UKIFC’s Government Advisory capability, particularly in Africa where financial…

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…

Graham Burnside attends Responsible Finance and Investment Summit in Zurich

Our Advisory Board Member, Graham Burnside was invited to speak at the RFI Summit in Zurich on 3rd & 4th May 2017, on financial inclusion and accessibility, and efficiency through FinTech. During the session, Graham also discussed whether by opening finance to Muslims, impact investing can have a broader social impact. Graham is an expert…

UKIFC Services

Advisory

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 Islamic Finance Council in this short, informative video.