International Islamic Financial Law

The course aims at providing a basic understanding of the principles of Islamic finance and the means to structure Shariah-compliant transactions and products in international setting from an international legal perspective. This course will provide a basic introduction to Islamic jurisprudence and will focus on Islamic Finance Law as applied in international commercial financial transactions. Topics covered include:

  • Basic Principles in Islamic Finance Transactions
  • Process of Structuring Transactions & Deals to be Shariah compliant
  • Transactional Contracts Bai, Sarf, Shirkah, Ijarah, Adl and Rahn
  • Financing Contracts: Murabaha/Tawwaruq, Istisna and Ja’ala
  • Intermediation Contracts: Mudaraba, Musharaka and Wakala
  • Legal and Regulatory Framework in Islamic Capital Markets & Structured Products
  • International Practice of Islamic Financial Law – from the perspectives of Malaysia, Singapore, London and the Middle East
  • Corporate Governance, Regulation and Risk – Managing legal aspects



Rafee Salleh
AVP (International Business & Licensing)
DID: +65 6632 9530


Date: TBC
Timing: 9 AM – 5 PM
Venue: Lifelong Learning Institute


Singapore Islamic Finance Academy (SIFA) is the first Islamic Finance accademy in Singapore — working closely with the renowned IBFIM in Malaysia. Send us your inquiries and we will get back to you shortly.

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Tel: +65 6632 9530