Malaysia: IFSB urges greater synergy between Islamic and global regulatory systems

June 2011
Asia Insurance Review;Jun2011, p47
Trade Publication
The article reports that Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) has said that aligning the regulatory and supervisory framework in Islamic finance with ongoing global financial reforms is one of its pressing tasks. IFSB has announced that it was preparing exposure drafts of two new standards on liquidity risk management, which will complement Basel III liquidity standards.


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