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Latest Press Release

23 May 2017
Central Bank of UAE to host IFSB Summit 2017 in Abu Dhabi

16 May 2017
The IFSB Releases the Islamic Financial Services Industry Stability Report 2017

15 May 2017
The IFSB Prudential Database Makes Available 12 Quarters of Islamic Banking Sector Data, Now Covers 20 Countries

11 May 2017
The Islamic Financial Services Industry Sustains Its Growing Market Share in 2016 Amidst a Shifting Global Economic Landscape

4 May 2017
The IFSB and DFSA Organise Joint Seminar on the Role of Sukūk and Securitisation to Support New Financial Regulations

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IFSB programmes to facilitate the development of the Islamic financial services industry     

Defining New Standards in Islamic Finance

The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) is an international standard-setting organisation that promotes and enhances the soundness and stability of the Islamic financial services industry by issuing global prudential standards and guiding principles for the industry, broadly defined to include banking, capital markets and insurance sectors. The IFSB also conducts research and coordinates initiatives on industry related issues, as well as organises roundtables, seminars and conferences for regulators and industry stakeholders.

Standards & Publications

IFSB Published Standards/Guidance Note

  • IFSB-19 (April 2017) 
    Guiding Principles on Disclosure Requirements for Islamic Capital Market Products (Sukûk and Islamic Collective Investment Schemes)
  • IFSB-18 (April 2016)
    Guiding Principles for Retakāful (Islamic Reinsurance)
  • IFSB-17 (April 2015)
    Core Principles for Islamic Finance Regulation (Banking Segment)
  • GN-6 (April 2015)
    Guidance Note on Quantitative Measures for Liquidity Risk Management in Institutions Offering Islamic Financial Services [Excluding Islamic Insurance (Takâful) Institutions and Islamic Collective Investment Schemes]

Technical Notes

TN-2 (December 2016) 
Technical Note on Stress Testing for Institutions Offering Islamic Financial Services (IIFS)
TN-2 Stress Testing templates are available for download.

Reports / Research / Proceedings

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