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Press Release: Top Level Experts to Speak at the CBK-IFSB Conference on Islamic Finance: A Universal Value Proposition

16.04.18 The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) and the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) are pleased to announce the top-level speakers who will participate at the upcoming CBK-IFSB Islamic Finance Conference on May 2, in Kuwait City.

Over 20 speakers have confirmed their participation in the conference, including 4 central bank governors and deputies, and 5 CEOs of Islamic banks. Senior executives from international bodies including the World Bank, Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, the IFSB, International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation, etc., will be speaking in the conference alongside leading Sharia scholars, representatives of FinTech firms, ratings agencies and other industry stakeholders.

H.E. Dr. Mohammad Y. Al-Hashel, Chairman, IFSB and Governor, CBK will deliver the keynote address for this year’s conference.