Regional Shariah Investing Symposium (RSIS) is the first of its kind which brings together experts from Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia with the theme ‘Sustainability & Shariah: Investing for a Brighter Future. It was held in Fairmont Singapore on 23-24 June 2022.
Top management from leading Shariah-compliant companies listed on Bursa Malaysia, the Singapore Exchange and the Indonesia Stock Exchange are also be present to share their future strategies and growth plans post-pandemic. The event attracted thousands of people from all over the world who are interested to know more about Shariah investing.
Some very interesting topics were discussed, notably:
Islamic Finance in a Post Pandemic Recovery
Prof Dato’ Dr Azmi Omar, president & CEO, INCEIF
Sani Hamid, director of economy & markets, head of Financial Alliance Islamic Wealth Advisory
Dr Taufik Hidayat, M.Ec., director of sharia financial services, National Committee of Islamic Economy and Finance
The Dynamics of Shariah Regulatory Framework
Dr Aznan Hasan, deputy chairman of shariah advisory council, Securities Commission Malaysia
Ahmad Khalis, counsel at K&L Gates Straits Law LLC
Irwan Abdalloh, head of sharia capital market division, Indonesia Stock Exchange
Bridging the Gap Between Shariah Investment and ESG
Mohd Ekmal Mohd Zazi, regional head, islamic wholesale banking, CIMB Islamic Bank
Thomas G.Tsao, co-founder of Gobi Partners
Hasan Fawzi, director of business development, Indonesia Stock Exchange
The launching of iCash Trading Account in Singapore and CGS-CIMB iTrade Syariah in Indonesia, also took place during the event. There was a special appearance by Fandi Ahmad, the well-known former Singapore football player.