Publisher and Organizer: London School of Economics and Political Science
Speaker: Mr Jaseem Ahmed (Secretary General, Islamic Financial Services Board, Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia)
Chair: The Hon. Mr Justice Blair (High Court Judge, Queen’s Bench Division)
Event Date: Thursday 12 February 2015, 6.30pm-8pm, Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Description by Publisher: The growth and transformation of Islamic Finance has been scrutinized from various perspectives, both before and after the global financial crisis. Standardization of the regulatory and supervisory framework of Islamic finance has its own pros and cons for industry stakeholders such as regulators, policy-makers, and Islamic legal experts. The lecture will explore these areas in light of the new regulatory architecture being developed in the post-crisis banking industry.