The Islamic Financial Services Board’s Summit 2017 in Abu Dhabi will start with a full day of pre-summit events on October 22. The pre-summit events line-up include the IFSB Members and Industry Engagement Session, an Industry Development Session by International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation, as well as UAE and Malaysia country showcases by Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre, Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre and Finance Accreditation Agency.
The Industry Development Session by IILM will be themed “Regulators’ Response Towards Specific Market Disruption – The IILM Case”. The IFSB Industry Development Sessions have previously seen the participation of multilaterals and development banks such as Asian Development Bank, Islamic Corporation for Insurance of Investments and Export Credits, OIC Stock Exchange Forum, and the World Bank. It aims to present the work, initiatives and updates in the international Islamic finance sphere, in supporting the growth and development of the Islamic financial services industry.