International Islamic Fund and Wealth Management Forum (IIFWMF)

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Call for Papers

                lnternational Islamic Fund and Wealth Management Forum (IIFWMF)

Date: 2nd – 3rd May 2017

Venue: Senate Hall, Level 5, IIUM & IIUM Institute of Islamic Banking & Finance (IIiBF)

 Organized by IIUM Institute of Islamic Banking & Finance (IIiBF)
in collaboration with 
Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB)


The fund and wealth management industry plays an important role in the development of a country's capital market and its financial services sector as a whole. It encompasses participation from a broad range of service providers such as asset management companies, banks, non-bank financial intitutions, financial planners and a variety of adviers. The fund management industry is well-established in Malaysia. The industry registered a CAGR of 13.4% over a six-year period from 2009 to 2015. Despite the promising growth of the fund and wealth management industry, the industry still needs to develop and offer a more comprehensive package of wealth management services and innovations to meert the diverse needs of clients. the industry's future hence lies in its ability to develop and offer more sophisticated fun solutions and complement this with other Islamic wealth management services including strategies for wealt preservation and distribution. Therefore, this international forum shall provide a platform for all relevent stakeholders to share and discuss possible recommendations and solutions for the industry to develop further. The outcome of this forum will eventually position and equip Malasia to become the global hub for Islamic fund management and wealth management indusrty.

Indicative Topic (Non-Exhaustive)
  • Islamic Capital Market
  • Sukuk/ SRI Sukuk
  • Regulatory Framework
  • Shariah-Compliant Products and Services
  • Islamic Funds
  • Islamic Fund Management
  • Sustainable and Responsible Investment (SRI)
  • Private Equity Market
  • Islamic Collective Investment Scheme (Unit Trust Funds, Wholesale Funds, Private Retirement Schemes, Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs), REITs)
  • Equity Crowdfunding
  • Islamic Wealth Management
  • Simpanan Shahriah (Shariah Saving)
  • Shariah Screening Methodology
  • Takaful


Important Dates

Full paper submission   20th February 2017 – 15th April 2017
Notification of Acceptance    22nd April 2017
Registration      20th February 2017 – 30th April 2017
Forum         2nd & 3rd May 2017


Paper Submission

Formatting: A4 paper, single spacing, Times new Roman 11, margin 1 inch/2.54 cm, 12 pages (maximum) including references.

Paper structure: Title, Authors info, Abstract, Introduction, Literature Review, Data and Methodology (for paper using quantitative methods), Findings and Discussion, Conclusion and Recommendations, References (APA style).
Please send paper via email to


Publication Opportunity
Selected papers will be published in a Special Issue of our Journal IIUM Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance (IIiBF).


Registration Fees
Registration Status
Participant (Presenter)
*Excluding GST
Registration Form

For Further Inquiries, Please Contact

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Razali Haron
Sr. Nur Fairuz Mustafa
Tel: 03-6196 4188/ 4181



Organized by


IIUM Institute of Islamic Banking & Finance (IIiBF)

in collaboration with


Permodalan Nasional Berhad

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