The IFSB is pleased to invite local, regional and global financial institutions, consultancy and professional firms, service providers and other Islamic financial services industry players to explore sponsorship opportunities available at the IFSB Summit 2017. Being part of the IFSB Summit 2017 will maximise your participation in the event, and serve to enhance your organisation’s profile among the key players and stakeholders of the global Islamic finance industry.
Sponsorship categories available include:
- Gala Dinner Sponsor
- Summit Luncheon Sponsor
- Networking Sponsor
- Corporate Sponsor
- Executive Sponsor
- Industry Supporter
For more information about IFSB Summit 2017 Sponsorship packages and benefits, kindly send your enquiry to:
Pre Summit Event Partners:
The Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA) is an international and independent quality assurance and accreditation body supported by the Central Bank of Malaysia and the Securities Commission Malaysia, and executed by a committee of technical experts, industry professionals and leading academics from the global financial services industry. Established in 2012, we were formed to empower organisations and individuals within the financial services industry with consistency and quality in learning and development through the use of proprietary tools and learning standards.
The International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) is an international institution established on 25 October 2010 by central banks, monetary authorities and multilateral organisations with the objective to:
(i) facilitate cross-border liquidity management among institutions offering Islamic financial services (IIFS) by making available a variety of Sharī`ah-compliant instruments to suit the liquidity needs of the IIFS and;
(ii) foster regional and international co-operation to build robust liquidity management infrastructure at national, regional and international levels.
The IILM is hosted by Malaysia and headquartered in Kuala Lumpur. Its current shareholders comprise central banks of Indonesia, Kuwait, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mauritius, Nigeria, Qatar, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates as well as a multilateral institution, the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD).
The IILM’s USD3.0 billion short-term issuance programme is rated “A-1” by Standard & Poor’s. The IILM issued its inaugural short-term Sukuk in 2013. The total outstanding short-term certificates currently amounts to USD 2.45 billion.
For more information on the IILM, visit www.iilm.com.
Delegate Bag Sponsor:
ADIB is a leading bank in the UAE with more than AED 122 billion in assets. Over 900,000 customers benefit from the third largest distribution network in the UAE with over 80 branches and more than 700 ATMs. The bank also offers world-class online, mobile and phone banking services, providing clients with seamless digital access to their accounts 24 hours a day. ADIB provides retail, corporate, business, private banking and wealth management solutions. The bank was established in 1997 and its shares are traded on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX).
In the UAE, the Bank has more than 2,000 employees and remains one of the leading banks in the recruitment, development and promotion of local talent in all the markets in which it operates. The bank has one of the highest Emiratisation ratios with more than 40 percent of the bank’s workforce being UAE Nationals.
Named “Best Bank in the UAE” by The Financial Times’ The Banker publication, ADIB has a rich track record of innovation, including introducing the award-winning Ghina savings account, award-winning co-branded cards with Etihad and Etisalat and a wide range of financing products.
Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad was established in 1983 as the nation’s first Islamic bank. To date, the Bank has a network of 147 branches and more than 1200 self-service terminals nationwide. To meet the diversity of the public’s financial needs, Bank Islam offers more than 70 Shariah-based banking products and services which cater to Muslims and non-Muslims, fulfilling its “Banking-for-All” principle. The Bank is predominantly a retail bank with more than 75% of its financing driven by consumer banking. In addition, the Bank has always been committed to corporate social responsibility, not just by giving back to the community in which it operates, but the Islamic finance industry as a whole through knowledge sharing and becoming the source of reference.
Bank Islam’s vision to become ‘A Global Leader in Islamic Banking’ illustrates its commitment to the expansion of Malaysia’s brand of Islamic finance into the global markets. By placing importance to the service excellence culture, Bank Islam continues to offer only the best and cater to the differing needs of customers as it strives to uphold its status as the symbol of Islamic banking in Malaysia.
Summit Branding Sponsor:
Cagamas Berhad (Cagamas), the National Mortgage Corporation of Malaysia, was established in 1986 to promote the broader spread of house ownership and growth of the secondary mortgage market in Malaysia. It issues corporate bonds and sukuk to finance the purchase of housing loans and receivables from financial institutions, selected corporations and the public sector. The provision of liquidity at a reasonable cost to the primary lenders of housing loans encourages further financing of houses at an affordable cost.
The Cagamas model is well regarded by the World Bank as the most successful secondary mortgage liquidity facility. Cagamas is the largest issuer of debt instruments in the Malaysian capital market. Since incorporation in 1986, Cagamas has cumulatively issued RM286.5 billion (as at 31 December 2016) of bonds and sukuk, which includes issuances by its wholly owned subsidiaries, Cagamas Global P.L.C. and Cagamas Global Sukuk Berhad which are also guaranteed by Cagamas.
Cagamas’ corporate bonds and sukuk continue to be assigned the highest ratings of AAA and P1 by RAM Rating Services Berhad and AAA/AAAID and MARC-1/MARC-1ID by Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad, denoting its strong credit quality. Cagamas is also well regarded internationally and has been assigned local and foreign currency long-term issuer ratings of A3 by Moody’s Investors Service Inc. that are in line with Malaysian sovereign ratings.
Vizor is the leading global provider of software for financial regulation. Our vision is an economically and financially more stable world, created by financial regulators that are empowered with the data and insights they need to be strong supervisory authorities. More specifically we help Financial Regulators protect and enhance the stability of the financial system, maintain confidence, protect consumers and reduce financial crime. Vizor achieves this by creating exceptional software and highly driven, talented teams that help our clients collect, validate, assess and analyse regulatory data to strengthen their supervision of financial institutions.
Vizor was established in 2000 by a group of highly experienced ex-financial regulators and successful IT industry veterans, with the specific aim of providing enterprise-class software for the poorly serviced and increasingly demanding regulatory sector.
The result has been over a decade of successful software implementations for many of the world’s leading financial regulators. Over the past 17 years, our product, Vizor Software, has become the most comprehensive and robust out-of-the-box solution for a broad range of regulatory challenges, and Vizor is now the acknowledged world leader in the provision of systems to financial regulators by number of installations.
Al-Bank Wal-Mustathmer Magazine was first published on January 1998 by MagaGroup as a monthly Arabic economic magazine providing surveys on the Lebanese and Arab economic activities with a prime focus on the Banking industry, Investment and Finance.
Al-Bank Wal-Mustathmer Group has also organized many specialized banking and economic conferences under the patronage of Governors of Central Banks and Ministries of Finance.
REDmoney Group is the foremost global provider of specialized Islamic financial media services across two core divisions of events and publishing. Established in 2004, the firm has offices in London, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur: offering an unrivalled multi-channel service across the full spectrum of the global financial markets.
Under REDmoney group, Islamic Finance news (IFN) is a leading global digital, subscription-based publication around the world by providing the latest insights of islamic finance news. Published weekly, the journal provides exclusive and comprehensive coverage of the global Islamic financial markets through in-house analysis and expert external contributions; in addition to a daily news service, additional quarterly supplements and a variety of special annual issues.
The Asian Banker is a leading provider of strategic intelligence on the financial services industry, established since 1996. It’s helping decision makers develop creative solutions around research and intelligence to achieve tangible business goals.
Oxford Business Group (OBG) is a global publishing, research and consultancy firm, which publishes economic intelligence on the markets of the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean.
OBG offers comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic and sectoral developments, including banking, capital markets, energy, infrastructure, industry and insurance.
OBG’s acclaimed economic and business reports are the leading source of local and regional intelligence, while OBG’s online economic briefings provide up-to-date in-depth analysis. OBG’s consultancy arm offers tailor-made market intelligence and advice to firms operating in these markets and those looking to enter them.