Mar 10 - 12 Mar, 2014
Over the past three decades, interest in the Islamic Financial System has been increasingly focused on Islamic Financial Institutions, which have progressed rapidly in a global economic environment. Despite considerable research, there is still confusion about the underlying concepts of Islamic Finance and its functionality.
This course Euromoney Training course introduces and explains the basic pillars of Shari'ah Law as applied to finance, explores its various interpretations and highlights the best practice. The programme discusses the functions of the Islamic financial System including their products and services such as Murabaha, Mudarabah, Musharakah, Bai Salam, Istisna and Ijarah. Together with your colleagues, you will understand the development of instruments originating in Islamic capital markets such as equity funds, securitisation (sukuks), hedge funds, and real estate funds. Understand how Islamic investment and commercial banks function, Islamic insurance Islamic Commercial law, financial risk and how it is managed by Islamic Financial Institutions.
How will this course will assist you?
Who Should Attend?
On completion of this three day course you will be able to:
Understand how the Islamic economic and financial systems function.
Understand the basic prohibitions and allowances under Shari'ah Law.
Know the different types of Islamic financial institutions.
Discover the major financial market instruments used by Islamic institutions.
Identify risks in the Islamic financial system and ways to manage them.
Understand Islamic insurance and real estate finance.
Financial Market Participants
Venue: Johannesburg, South Africa