APPG Islamic Finance & ResPublica

Lord Sheikh hosted an event in the House of Lords for the APPG Islamic Finance in conjuction with ResPublic. Lord Sheikh is the co-chair of the All Party Group for Islamic Finance and diversity in Financial ¬†Markets. The subject for the meeting was “Financing Ethos: The socially and economically transformative role of Islamic finance. The meeting was well attended and included the Rt. Hon Mr George Howarth MP. Lord Sheikh spoke about the rapid¬†growth of Islamic Finance worldwide and also the issuance of the Sukuk by the UK government. Britain became the first country outside the Islamic world to issue a sovereign Sukuk, which was more than 10 times oversubscribed.

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Updated: 03/07/2014 — 12:06 PM