Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Find out how your financial institution can tap and capitalize on Islamic Finance

The continued Islamic bank boom in defiance of the global credit crunch has spurred plans to set up Islamic financing and banking facilities as Hong Kong and Switzerland are the latest to join the bandwagon.

Find out how your financial institution can tap and capitalize on Islamic Finance that has grown by 20% to $500bn since last summer.

Be among the first in Hong Kong to tap on the lucrative Islamic financial market. Book your place today for the 4th International Islamic Financial Forum Asia, to be held in Hong Kong on 24 – 25 June 2008.

Take advantage of the Early Bird discount that is ending on the 16th May 2008!

Call our Booking Hotline +65 6835 5107 or 67321970 or visit event website


You will be among the first to find out about Hong Kong Monetary Authority’s regulatory and infrastructural development & plan on Islamic Finance during the;

Opening Keynote Address:

Edmond Lau, Executive Director (Monetary Management), Hong Kong Monetary Authority

“While Hong Kong Financial Secretary John Tsang is set to develop Hong Kong as a the Islamic Financial Hub in Asia, Petrodollars and Islamic funds are already eyeing opportunities in the China whose economy is expected to grow at 10.8% this year”

Be part of this phenomenal growth in Hong Kong and how your organization can tap on the petrodollars and Islamic funds.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who is looking to expand their financial services by taking advantage of high yield Islamic financial instruments.

Why should you attend?

The 4th International Islamic Finance Forum Asia will bring together the individuals and institutions that drive the industry on an international level.

¨ The only global Islamic finance forum series in the world to be first held in Hong Kong

¨ The only forum to highlight the opportunities on how Hong Kong institutions can capitalize on global trend in Islamic Finance

¨ The only Islamic finance forum designed by the industry for the industry

¨ The only Islamic finance forum which provides a platform for the innovations and developments for the Hong Kong and China market

¨ The only forum to explain Islamic finance principles, products and business in a non-Islamic jurisdiction

Who will you meet and who will be speaking?

Expert speakers faculty includes:

· Edmond Lau, Executive Director (Monetary Management), Hong Kong Monetary Authority

· Alexa Lam, Executive Director of Intermediaries and Investment Products, Hong Kong Securities & Future Commission,

· Badlisyah Abdul Ghani, Chief Executive Officer, CIMB Islamic, Malaysia

· Rushdi Siddiqui, Global Director - Islamic Financial Market Index, Dow Jones, USA

· Heiko Hesse, Economist, Monetary & Capital Markets, International Monetary Funds, USA

· Mohamad Safri Shahul Hamid, Director and Head Islamic Structuring, Asia, Deutsche Bank, Dubai

· Dr.Mohd Daud Bakar, CEO, International Institute of Islamic Finance Inc, Malaysia

· Ezamsha Ismail, Chief Executive Officer, Hong Leong Bank Berhad, Malaysia

· Mujeeb Beig, Senior Vice President, Dawood Islamic Bank, Pakistan

· Hamid R Yunis, Partner, Taylor Wessing LLP, UK

Are you equipped to include Islamic financial instruments to be among your

portfolio of products and services?

Be a part of Asia’s largest Islamic finance forum!

Best Regards,

Greg Moyle

Marketing Manager

IBC Asia (S) Pte Ltd

No. 1 Grange Road #08-02 Orchard Building | Singapore 239693 | Direct: +65 6835 5107 |

4 Easy ways to Register for the Summit:

1) Tel Summit’s hotline: (+65) 6514-3180

2) Fax: +65 6733 5087

3) Email: register@ibcasia.com.sg

4) Visit: www.informa-finance.com/islamicfinance

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