The Impact of Fintech on
The Future of Islamic Finance
Strategy, regulatory and operational issues
SIDC CPE - accredited: 10 CPE Points
Date: 11th October 2017 Venue: InterContinental Hotel, KUALA LUMPUR


Session 1: Discussing the Evolution of FinTech & Islamic FinTech

  • Identifying the origin, growth and development
  • Highlighting Shariah compliance among Islamic FinTech: the nuts and bolts
  • Identifying and addressing other risk areas

Session 2: Outlining Related Developments of FinTech, InsurTech and RegTech

  • The nexus
  • Discussing relevant and important developments
  • Are these just tech hype?

Session 3: Watching Islamic FinTech in Action

  • Examining some popular types of Islamic FinTech and rationale
  • Learning from others: leading jurisdictions and their initiatives
  • Analyzing Islamic FinTech disruption: a SWOT analysis

Session 4: Assessing Public Sector and Regulatory Perspectives

  • Evaluating regulatory sandboxes: a comparison among jurisdictions 
  • Highlighting and discussing Government initiatives for the development and integration of FinTech
  • No government, no regulator, no go?

Session 5: Looking Ahead: Technology Disruption and FinTech - Banking in 2030

  • Understanding and predicting customers’ expectations
  • Identifying important external factors that are expected to influence the financial landscape
  • Assessing providers, products and services offerings, and delivery channels
  • Preparing for the future: what needs to be done