Shari’ah Standard on Gold - Roadshow

6th December 2016 - 09:00 to 6th January 2017 - 17:00

Location: Middle East and South East Asia

Categories: Investment, Reserve asset management

Following the launch of the Shari’ah Standard on Gold on 5 December 2016, a roadshow was held across the Middle East and South East Asia. This series of events brought together Islamic finance market practitioners, investors, product development teams and Shari’ah scholars to discuss how to apply the Standard, increase the role of gold in the Islamic finance system and develop new Shari’ah compliant gold products. Details of the roadshow and expert speakers can be found below:

  • December 06, 2016 - World Islamic Banking Conference, Bahrain – panel discussion on the Shari’ah Standard on Gold
  • December 08, 2016 - Seminar in Dubai, UAE on Gold in Islamic Finance: The AAOIFI Shari’ah Standard on Gold developed in collaboration with the World Gold Council
  • December 15, 2016 - Seminar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Gold in Islamic Finance: The AAOIFI Shari’ah Standard on Gold developed in collaboration with the World Gold Council
  • January 06, 2017 - Seminar in Jakarta, Indonesia on Gold in Islamic Finance: The AAOIFI Shari’ah Standard on Gold developed in collaboration with the World Gold Council

Speakers included:

  • Ms Natalie Dempster, Managing Director, Central Banks and Public Policy, World Gold Council
  • Dr Hamed Merah, Secretary General, AAOIFI
  • Mr Ahmad Alfisyahrin Bin Jamilin, Director, Shari’ah, Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia
  • Dr Daud Bakar, Executive Chairman, Amanie Advisors
  • Ms Maya Malek, Managing Director, Amanie Advisors
  • Dr Rifki Ismal, Director, Department of Islamic Economics and Finance Development, Bank Indonesia
  • Mr Gerhard Schubert, Founder, Schubert Commodities DMCC