• WIFA 2018: The results are in!

    After weeks of a gruelling process involving screening, discussions and deliberations by our independent Awards Board, IFN Fintech is proud to announce the winners of the inaugural World Islamic Fintech Awards (WIFA). It is indeed an honor to be...

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WIFA 2018: The results are in!

After weeks of a gruelling process involving screening, discussions and deliberations by our independent Awards Board, IFN Fintech is proud to announce the winners of the inaugural World Islamic Fintech Awards (WIFA). It is indeed an honor to be...


Interview

Interview: Fintech – friend or foe?

Cognizant of the urgent need to adapt digitally, Islamic banks are forging new collaborations with fintech players to usher in a new customer-centric era of tech-savvy consumers. At the forefront is venture builder Finocracy which has rolled out a...


Case Study

Cihan Bank goes live with Path Solutions’ iMAL R14.0

Cihan Bank is an Islamic bank headquartered in Erbil, Iraq. Established in 2008, the bank has 13 branches in all the major cities of Iraq from North to South. The bank is a member of Cihan Group, one of the largest business groups in Iraq with...




Feature

How Blockchain can impact the Muslim world: Food

Blockchain chatter is everywhere, and there continues to remain confusion in the Islamic world. We hope that by the end of this discussion, readers get an insight into blockchain and begin to realize the tremendous benefit this technological...


Reports

ADAB Solutions plans ICO to build Islamic crypto exchange

A UAE company is looking to raise at least US$2.5 million to develop what could be the world’s first Islamic cryptocurrency exchange. The firm, ADAB Solutions, has begun selling tokens to private investors to raise funds to build a digital...


Reports

Islamic insurer to deploy automation robots

Salama Cooperative Insurance has teamed up with an information management service provider to roll out a robotic process automation (RPA) solution. As part of the agreement with InfoFort, a virtual workforce will be deployed to the Takaful...




Reports

From the US to the UK: Wahed Invest continues steady expansion

After almost a year since it established a representative office in the UK, New York-based Wahed Invest is now open for business and ready to service UK clients following the approval from the Financial Conduct Authority. “We are extremely...


Reports

Ethis Ventures launches Islamic charity crowdfunding platform

Ethis Ventures is exploring the possibility of integrating smart contracts into their recently-launched Islamic charity crowdfunding platform and plans to roll out the upgraded blockchain-powered platform before the end of 2018. After running a...


Reports

Hong Leong Bank links up with WeChat Wallet

Public-listed Hong Leong Bank (HLB), which offers Islamic banking products, has partnered with Tencent’s local WeChat Pay as a master merchant acquirer, enabling merchants and individual users to transact with WeChat Pay for the first time in...




Reports

From yellow to black: HelloGold turns attention to crude oil

The world’s first gold-based Islamic fintech platform is expanding its asset portfolio to include black gold and money market funds as it broadens its geographical network on the back of preparations to mobilize a US$25 million fundraising...


Reports

Indonesia inaugurates fintech center

Indonesia’s Financial Services Authority, Otoritas Jasa Keuangan (OJK), has launched a new fintech center dedicated to nurturing a conducive ecosystem to harness the potential of fintech for the world’s largest Muslim nation. The new, ...


Reports

Islamic bank becomes the first in Kuwait to integrate AI

The oldest Islamic bank in Kuwait will be implementing artificial intelligence (AI) in its operations, becoming the first bank in the State to do so. Kuwait Finance House (KFH) will launch a robotic process automation (RPA) program in...


Reports

Islamic neobank hits German market

A new digital banking start-up is using Germany as its launchpad into the European Islamic banking market. Positioning itself as an Islamic neobank, Inshaa is targeting Muslims in Germany in its initial phase of growth, with a view of reaching...


General

Silicon Valley institution to tap Muslim market with Shariah compliant blockchain protocol and digital currency

Equipped with Shariah certification, a Silicon Valley non-profit organization will bring its blockchain protocol and digital currency to key Islamic markets, joining the growing wave of fintech companies seeking to facilitate Shariah compliant...


Cover Story

Blockchain Sukuk: The Smart way of doing it

From banking to remittance and payments, to creating new medium of exchanges, Islamic financial institutions worldwide are exploring ways to apply blockchain technology to optimize and further democratize Shariah compliant financial services. IFN...


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