African Interest-Free Banking & Finance Forum

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

This event aims to explore and discuss innovative financial inclusion strategies that can create clear pathways to financial and economic solutions. More than 18 countries will be participating in this event.

The theme of the forum is to explore the untapped potential of the interest-free finance market of Africa and to adopt the latest trends, address the challenges and discover the new opportunities in interest-free financial industry of Africa. The forum will cover a variety of topics including Interest-Free Finance and Financial Inclusion, Takaful, Investment opportunities in Africa and Ethiopia and Sukuk (the Interest-Free Bonds).

The main objectives of the forum include recognizing significant developments in Interest-free Financial Infrastructure of Africa, linkages of African Interest-free Finance industry with international financial market, demonstration of the flexibility of Interest-free Financial markets during recent financial crises, sharing the best practices of the international Interest-free banking market with African Interest-free finance Industry, and assessing innovations in Interest-free financial markets through the growth of newly developed research based products.