Meezan Bank signs MoU with JIBF
Meezan Bank, Pakistan's first and largest Islamic Bank, has signed MoU with the Journal of Islamic Banking and Finance (JIBF), one of the oldest Islamic finance research publications of Pakistan (1984), under which Meezan Bank will contribute its research and articles on Islamic Banking & Finance to JIBF for publication.
Copyright Business Recorder, 2013
With the objective to bridge the gap between academia and industry, Meezan Bank with its largest research team across all banks in Pakistan, will share case studies, research papers and articles with JIBF. The agreement was jointly signed by Meezan Bank's Head of Consumer Banking & Marketing, Muhammad Raza and Unit Head Shariah Audit, Farhan Ul Haq Usmani with JIBF's Chairman, Basheer Ahmed Chowdry and Chief Editor, Aftab Siddiqui. Ahmed Ali Siddiqui, Head of the Product Development & Shariah Compliance at Meezan Bank said, "Meezan Bank's efforts are focused towards its vision of establishing Islamic banking as banking of first choice and this initiative is an example of the bank's dedication towards this cause."
Meezan Bank provides a complete range of Islamic banking products and services through a retail banking network of 310 branches in 90 cities, supported by 245 ATMs, Visa Debit cards, 24/7 Call Centre and Internet Banking facility. The bank has been consistently recognised as the best Islamic bank in Pakistan by numerous local and international institutions over the past several years.-PR