Understanding Risk Management in Islamic Banking in the times of Fintech

Held in partnership with Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey

Monday, December 2, 2019 - Friday, December 6, 2019

Course Objectives 

Technological innovations are increasingly transforming the way people carry out financial transactions, and with Islamic finance growing, sharia-compliant fintech is likely to become an increasingly visible part of the global fintech landscape. This program is designed to help participants understand risks inherent in Islamic products as well as how to deal with those risks. 

Main Topics:

  • Latest trends & Fintech in Islamic Banking 
  • RegTech: Use of technology to enhance capabilities of supervisors and regulators
  • Core principles for Islamic banking 
  • Corporate governance for IIFSs 
  • Risk Management 
  • IFSB guiding principles on risk management and stress testing 
  • Case study on the failure of an IFI 

Target Audience 

This program is designed for mid to senior-level staff involved in Islamic banking or Islamic finance products or regulatory and supervisory activities at central banks, supervisory authorities, deposit insurers and resolution agencies who want to expand their knowledge, share best practices, better understand risk management practices and be prepared for future financial crises. 

Registration Details 

The deadline for registration is October 31, 2019. There is no admission fee.
Please click this link to complete your registeration.  

Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey will:

  • Cover the cost of accommodation (breakfast included); i.e. check-in one day before the program and check-out the day following the last day of the program)
  • Provide airport transfers from/to hotel
  • Provide lunches, coffee breaks, and other program related local costs 

Program Contact

Ozge Sonses (ozge.sonses@tcmb.gov.tr) of the Central Bank of Turkey or
Farnaz Salehzadeh (fsalehzadeh@torontocentre.org) of Toronto Centre. 

Program Materials

There are no resources available for this program at the moment.

Program Venue

İstanbul School of Central Banking 
Fener Kalamış Cad. Atlıhan Sok. No:30/A, 
34726 Fenerbahçe, Kadıköy/İstanbul

Program Contact

Ozge Sonses
ozge.sonses@tcmb.gov.tr