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Sun Life Malaysia unveils Shariah-compliant, investment-linked takaful ESG fund

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Sun Life Malaysia unveils Shariah-compliant, investment-linked takaful ESG fund

Sun Life Malaysia Takaful Bhd has launched the Sun Life Malaysia Islamic Global Sustainable Fund, the first Shariah-compliant investment-linked takaful environmental, social and governance (ESG) Fund.

24 Jun 2022

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CIMB Islamic leads landmark RM1.0 billion sustainable Shariah-compliant Collateralised Commodity Murabahah transaction with Standard Chartered Saadiq

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CIMB Islamic leads landmark RM1.0 billion sustainable Shariah-compliant Collateralised Commodity Murabahah transaction with Standard Chartered Saadiq

CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad (“CIMB Islamic”) announced today that it has entered into an RM1.0 billion landmark Sustainable Collateralised Commodity Murabahah (“CCM”) transaction with Standard Chartered Saadiq Malaysia, further enhancing its market leadership position in sustainable finance, as well as Islamic treasury and capital markets.

22 Jun 2022

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Malaysia Seeks Sustainable Lead to Drive Islamic Finance Growth

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Malaysia Seeks Sustainable Lead to Drive Islamic Finance Growth

Islamic finance pioneer Malaysia is looking for new drivers to reignite growth for its $286 million industry.

25 Mar 2022

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VBIAF Working Group Release Sectoral Guides On Oil & Gas, Construction & Infrastructure And Manufacturing

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VBIAF Working Group Release Sectoral Guides On Oil & Gas, Construction & Infrastructure And Manufacturing

The Value-based Intermediation Financing and Investment Impact Assessment Framework (VBIAF) Sectoral Guide Working Group (WG) today issued the second cohort of the VBIAF Sectoral Guides on Oil & Gas (O&G), Manufacturing and Construction & Infrastructure (C&I).

22 Mar 2022

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Call for Public Feedback on the VBIAF Sectoral Guides on Oil & Gas, Manufacturing and Construction & Infrastructure.

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Call for Public Feedback on the VBIAF Sectoral Guides on Oil & Gas, Manufacturing and Construction & Infrastructure.

The Value-based Intermediation Financing and Investment Impact Assessment Framework (VBIAF) Sectoral Guide Working Group (Working Group) has issued the 2nd cohort of the VBIAF Sectoral Guides. These VBIAF Sectoral Guides serves as an in-depth impact-based risk management toolkit to guide the financial institutions in implementing VBIAF on Oil & Gas, Manufacturing and Construction & Infrastructure sectors.

07 Oct 2021

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KPMG and IBFIM to drive sustainability and VBI initiatives for Malaysia’s Financial Services industry

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KPMG and IBFIM to drive sustainability and VBI initiatives for Malaysia’s Financial Services industry

KPMG in Malaysia has joined forces with the Islamic Banking and Finance Institute Malaysia (IBFIM) to drive sustainability and Value Based Intermediation initiatives for Malaysia’s financial services industry. This collaboration aims to provide crucial insight and guidance on environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) factors for financial institutions.

15 Sep 2021

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AIBIM - World Bank Survey of the Performance of the Value-Based Intermediation (VBI) Initiative

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AIBIM - World Bank Survey of the Performance of the Value-Based Intermediation (VBI) Initiative

AIBIM in collaboration with the World Bank is conducting a “Stakeholder Perception Survey of the Performance of the Value-Based Intermediation (VBI) Initiative”. The survey is intended to examine the Malaysian Islamic banking industry’s performance of the VBI and sustainability agenda.

26 Aug 2021

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Islamic financial institutions ahead of curve in integrating ESG, says CIIF

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Islamic financial institutions ahead of curve in integrating ESG, says CIIF

Islamic financial institutions in Malaysia are ahead of the curve when it comes to integrating environment, sustainability and governance (ESG) with the introduction of the Value-Based Intermediation (VBI) initiative by Bank Negara Malaysia in 2017.

09 Aug 2021

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