Islamic Finance 

The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) to Host the 33rd IFSB Council Meeting and Side Events 2018 in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

| 05 December, 2018

Kuala Lumpur, 5 December 2018 - The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) is pleased to announce that the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) is hosting the IFSB’s 33rd Council Meeting and Side Events 2018, scheduled to be held on 5 and 6 December 2018 in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The list of events being organised during the 33rd IFSB Council Meeting and Side Events 2018 include:

5 December 2018

  1. Roundtable on Technical Note on Financial Inclusion (TN-3)
  2. IFSB Members and Industry Engagement Session
  3. 18th Islamic Financial Stability Forum (this will be held in conjunction with the Welcome Dinner, hosted by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB))


6 December 2018

  1. 33rd IFSB Council Meeting (Closed Session)

For more information of these events, please visit


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About the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB)

The IFSB is an international standard-setting organisation that promotes and enhances the soundness and stability of the Islamic financial services industry by issuing global prudential standards and guiding principles for the industry, broadly defined to include banking, capital markets, and insurance sectors. The IFSB also conducts research and coordinates initiatives on industry-related issues, as well as organises roundtables, seminars and conferences for regulators and industry stakeholders. Towards this end, the IFSB works closely with relevant international, regional and national organisations, research/educational institutions, and market players. The members of the IFSB comprise regulatory and supervisory authorities, international inter-governmental organisations, market players, professional firms and industry associations. For more information about the IFSB, please visit