Wednesday, October 21, 2020

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Saudi Islamic bank secures license for payment company

Alinma Bank, one of the four fully-fledged Islamic banks in Saudi Arabia,...

Capital Markets Malaysia sees Islamic fintech as cornerstone of Malaysia’s Islamic capital market global leadership

Islamic fintech has been identified by the Capital Markets Malaysia (CMM) as...

Egypt to set up fintech regulatory sandbox following approval of non-banking fintech draft law

Egypt’s Financial Regulatory Authority (FRA) has approved a draft law to develop...

Islamic fintech in 2020: A silver lining amid coronavirus storm

2020 is tumultuous to say the least. The global economy is kneecapped...

IFN Fintech Survey 2020 Results

Throughout June to August 2020, IFN surveyed 142 founders and CEOs of...

Wahed recruits investment banking veteran to lead Dubai operations

After an extensive career on Wall Street and in the Middle East,...

Formation of Malaysian national Islamic fintech taskforce underway

Efforts to set up a national Islamic fintech taskforce in Malaysia are...

INTERVIEW: Malaysia building its Islamic fintech proposition

In this interview, Norhizam Kadir, the vice-president of Fintech and Islamic Digital...

Malaysia turns to digital Sukuk to support COVID-19 relief efforts and economy recovery

Following in the footsteps of Indonesia which took a leaf from Kenya’s...

Malaysian Islamic fintech stakeholders have determined nine strategic priority areas

All nine strategic priority areas were drafted based on the input given...