The essence of the introduction of Islamic windows is to promote the conduct of Islamic finance, and facilitate advancement towards full-fledged Islamic financial business. It enables the offering of a wider variety of investment products and services to investors who are looking for Syariah-compliant investments. It also promotes competition among the financial institutions in the country. Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs as the Deputy Chairman of Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam was speaking during the launching ceremony of Standard Chartered Securities Islamic Investments. The launching was held this afternoon at The Empire Brunei
It was jointly-officiated by Minister of Home Affairs; Pengiran Aki Ismasufian bin Pengiran Haji Ibrahim, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Standard Chartered Securities AND Brenda Low, Head of Wealth Management Standard Chartered Bank and Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered Securities. Also held was a presentation on the introduction of Islamic Windows and the newly launched Syariah compliant Unit Trusts.
Source: Radio Television Brunei