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AAOIFI Launches Project for Shari’ah Standard on Gold, In Cooperation with World Gold Council and Amanie Advisors

Published 13th January 2016

The subcommittee has held its first meeting to discuss the detailed study and exposure draft of the Shari’ah Standard on Saturday 9 January 2016, and it plans to hold a series of meetings in upcoming months to complete its review of the exposure draft and then to submit it to the Shari’ah Board.

Seminars on Shariah Standard on Gold

20th November 2015 - 15:50 to 22nd November 2015 - 15:50

As part of our industry consultation on the development of a Shariah Standard for gold, we recently held two seminars in Kuala Lumpur and Dubai, to launch an exposure draft of the new Standard to interested market participants.

LBMA/LPPM Precious Metals Conference 2015

18th October 2015 - 09:00 to 20th October 2015 - 17:00

The LBMA’s annual conference, now in its 16th year, attracts leading participants and experts from the bullion markets across the world who discuss a range of topical issues affecting the precious metals markets. The World Gold Council has a very active programme of engagement at the event, and will have a content-rich stand in the exhibition space, communicating a range of our key insights and outputs. We will also have key spokespeople in attendance, including individuals from our Government Affairs and China teams.