Workshop on IIFM Standards (Kuala Lumpur)

Monday, 10 April 2017
Workshop on IIFM Standards
Islamic Hedging and Liquidity Management – A Practical Approach Monday, 10th April 2017, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (Day 1 of IFN Asia Forum)
14:00 - 15:30
Islamic Hedging Standards

- Background and Overall Developments in Islamic Hedging Segment
- ISDA/IIFM Tahawwut Master Agreement
    - Unique Clauses and Designated Future Transactions (DFT) Examples
- Islamic Hedging Product Confirmations
    - Islamic Profit Rate Swap
    - Islamic Cross Currency Swap
    - Islamic FX Forward
- Islamic Credit Support Deed
- EU Variation Margin Regulation
- Malaysian Legal Opinion on Tahawwut Master Agreement
- Law Reforms in Islamic Jurisdictions


Dr. Mohamad Akram Laldin, Executive Director, International Shari'ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA), Kuala Lumpur
Ijlal Ahmed Alvi, Chief Executive Officer, IIFM
Qudeer Latif, Partner-Head of Islamic Finance, Clifford Chance LLP, Dubai

15:15 – 15:30
Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:30
Islamic Hedging Standards Session continues
16:30 – 17:30
Collateralized Murabahah Standard – Alternate to Repo

- IIFM Standard Collateral Documentation & Guidance Memorandum – Key Features
- Legal aspects such as:
    - Security Interest vs Title Transfer
    - Maintenance of Collateral Level
    - Treatment of Collateral in case of default etc
- Monitoring and treatment of pledge securities for bilateral transactions
- Triparty Collateral Management arrangements


Ismail Dadabhoy, Advisor, IIFM
Qudeer Latif, Partner-Head of Islamic Finance, Clifford Chance LLP, Dubai
Mohamed Dagher, Sales & Relationship Manager, Middle East, Africa and CIS, Euroclear Bank, Dubai

End of Workshop

The program is subject to change