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IFSB Successfully Concluded its 42nd Council Meeting and Side Events

Date posted: 16 August 2023

16 August 2023, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) is pleased to announce that the 42nd Meeting of the IFSB Council and Side Events were successfully concluded today, 16 August 2023. Hosted by the Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) which is the IFSB Council Chair for 2023, the Council Meeting and Side Events conducted were as follows:

Monday, 14 August 2023

Capacity Building Workshop for the Banking Sector (SAMA Workshop)
1st IFSB Consultative Group (ICG) Meeting
Capacity Building Workshop for the Capital Market Sector (CMA Workshop) 
IFSB 3rd CEO’s Forum

Tuesday, 15 August 2023

Islamic Finance Stability Forum 2023 and Launching of the IFSB Stability Report 2023
IFSB 20th Anniversary Symposium
IFSB 20th Anniversary Gala Dinner

Wednesday, 16 August 2023

42nd IFSB Council Meeting
IFSB 21st General Assembly

The council meeting and the general assembly were chaired by H.E. Ayman Al Sayari, Governor of SAMA and Chairperson of the IFSB for 2023, and were attended by central bank Deputy Governors, Chairmen of regulatory and supervisory authorities, and senior representatives from among the Council members of the IFSB. 

On behalf of the IFSB Secretariat, Secretary-General Dr. Bello Lawal Danbatta expressed his heartfelt gratitude to all IFSB members for attending and active participation in the 42nd Council Meeting, paving way to effective IFSB governance. Dr. Danbatta was delighted that the Side Events, held over the last three (3) days, brought various IFSB stakeholders together on a common arena to discuss pertinent issues relevant to Islamic Finance.

For more information, visit www.ifsb.org or follow us on Twitter at @IFSB_org or Islamic Financial Services Board on LinkedIn.

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