Standard Chartered Securities, a subsidiary of Standard Chartered Bank, marked a milestone as the first capital market service licence holder in the country to be granted approval to conduct Islamic investment business through an Islamic window.
Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong as the Deputy Chairman of Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) attended the launch event yesterday.
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One component of Brunei Darussalam's financial ecosystem that has scope for enhancement is the development of Brunei Darussalam as a prominent hub for Islamic finance. In this regard, the website aims to provide access to information, analysis and insights into the Islamic finance industry and other unique Islamic economy opportunities across different sectors in Brunei. The website will help increase awareness and contribute to the growth and development of the Islamic finance industry in Brunei.