27.10.2011 - Islamic finance prepares to compete for global growth
As the global Islamic finance industry enters the next phase of growth, more than 1,200 industry leaders, senior decision-makers and key regulators from over 50 countries are set to gather at the 18th Annual World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC 2011). Hosted with the strategic partnership of the Central Bank of Bahrain WIBC 2011 will be held at the Gulf International Convention Centre on Nov.23. The theme for this year’s WIBC, ‘Competing for Global Growth’, reflects the expanding geographical footprint of Islamic finance and the increasing presence of Islamic financial institutions in new jurisdictions. (Press Release)