Shariah Standards

As the Islamic financial market turns more complex with the multiplicity of financial products and diversity of Islamic asset classes, Shariah advisory has become more relevant than ever. Leveraging on CIMB Group’s vast experience and intelligence, our Shariah Advisory team is privileged with first hand insights into major financial activities, including landmark pioneering deals.

The benefits of CIMB Group’s structure and approach differentiate our Shariah Advisory team from other Shariah advisors. Involvement in the development and implementation of a wide array of Islamic financial products and post-approval Shariah compliance reviews has enhanced our Shariah Advisory team’s experience. CIMB Islamic Shariah Committee hosts a balanced mix of international expertise from the various international jurisdictions, allowing us to provide effective Shariah management and amicable resolution of jurisdictional issues. Capitalizing on these strengths, we are poised to meet our international clients’ business expectations and needs, whilst maintaining adherence to Shariah.

Our Shariah Advisory services present a wide range of the practices within the sphere of Islamic banking and finance, notably:

  • Shariah Advisory on issuance of Islamic securities;
  • Shariah Advisory on Islamic funds and asset management business;
  • Shariah Advisory on Islamic consumer and investment banking products;
  • Shariah Advisory on Islamic treasury products;
  • Shariah Advisory on Islamic venture capital and private equity activities; and
  • General Shariah Advisory.
CIMB Group
Corporate Snapshot
Total Assets:
RM 438.3 billion
Total Funds Under Management:
RM 63.5 billion
Global Markets:
17

Total Shareholders' Funds:
RM 38.4 billion
Staff Strength:
Over 41,000