Richard Melson

August 2006

Islamic Banking

3rd Annual Asian Islamic Banking & Finance Summit

5th & 6th September 2006, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

also featuring the separately bookable one-day workshop

An Introduction to Islamic Banking, Finance and Investment Management

4th September 2006 , Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

Dear Colleague,

Euromoney Seminars' 3rd Annual Asian Islamic Banking & Finance Summit is the premier event for Islamic finance professionals operating out of Asia, or based in the Middle East looking to break into the Asian region.

With the event rapidly approaching, isn't it time you reserved your place?

With the Asian region enjoying tremendous growth and the professionals working within it hungry for new knowledge and new networking opportunities with industry contacts, make sure you join more than 100 senior professionals at the Summit this September by reserving your place today.

Highlights for 2006:

A focused programme that has moved in line with the market to incorporate discussion on the latest Islamic finance structures, including Islamic CLN, Islamic CDS and Islamic CDOs

Brand new case studies on some of the markets most innovative deals including the world's largest sukuk - the P&O deal

A look at Islamic finance outside of core Asian markets with regional round-ups of activity in China , Thailand , Pakistan and Bangladesh

The different practices across regions with representatives from South East Asia and the Middle East discussing how to achieve harmonisation

Updates on key areas such as regulatory issues, Islamic retail banking, Islamic project and infrastructure finance, human resources in Islamic finance and much more

Plus there is a welcome return for our eminent Shari'ah Scholars in the open Fatwa and Shari'ah audience discussion. Full details of the programme can be found on the event website or by calling our event teams on UK+44 (0) 20 7779 8999 / HK+852 2842 6929 / USA +1 212 224 3570.

Keynote speakers include:

Dr Mohamed A. Elgari

Dr Mohd Daud Bakar

Sheikh Esam Mohammed Ishaq

Dr Muhammad Imran Usmani

Dr Mohd Akram Laldin

Dr Engku Rabiah Adawiah Engku Ali, Head of Private Law Department, International Islamic University Malaysia

Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor, Bank Negara Malaysia

Professor Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim, Secretary General, Islamic Financial Services Board

Khairul Nizam, Senior Technical Analyst, AAOIFI

Ismail Shahudin, Chairman, Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad

Yuslam Fauzi, President Director, Bank Syariah Mandiri

MD Azmi Abu Bakar, CEO, Takaful Malaysia

Ijlal Ahmed Alvi, CEO, International Islamic Financial Market

Rafe Haneef, Head of Islamic Finance, ABN AMRO

Afaq Khan, Global Head of Islamic Banking, Standard Chartered Bank

Daud Abdullah, Managing Director, Hong Leong Islamic Bank

Dsheerasak Suwannayos, Managing Director, Islamic Bank of Thailand

And many more.

Euromoney Seminars' Annual Asian Islamic Banking & Finance Summit

is the region's most respected and successful Summit for Islamic finance professionals. Make sure you reserve your place early to take your place alongside some of the industry's most active pioneers and take advantage of unrivalled networking opportunities.

4 easy ways to register:

  1. Visit the website and complete your details online

  2. Call our event teams on UK +44 (0) 20 7779 8999 /

HK+852 2842 6929 / USA +1 212 224 3570

  1. Download the event PDF and fax back to UK +44 (0) 20 7779 8603

  2. Send an email to

I look forward to welcoming you to Kuala Lumpur this September.

Best regards,
Raphael Bouzy
Seminar Manager
Euromoney Seminars

Free Hotel Stay at Ritz Carlton Kuala Lumpur

From August 7 to September 22, 2006, the first two new subscribers to Asiamoney each week will get a complimentary two-night stay at the Premier Suite of Ritz Carlton Kuala Lumpur. Visit or call +852 2842 6999 for details.

Islamic Banking & Finance Euromoney Zawya

August 14, 2006