Meezan Bank signs MoU for providing Shariah advisory services globally

Meezan Bank signs MoU for providing Shariah advisory services globally

KARACHI: Meezan Bank, Pakistan’s leading Islamic Bank, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for providing Shariah advisory services globally, said a statement on Wednesday.

The bank signed the MoU with Fieldfisher Capital LLP (FFC) – a multi-disciplinary advisory service, under which both parties will collaborate to provide Shariah advisory services to international clients including, but not limited, to Europe and the Middle East.

The signing ceremony took place at Meezan House, Karachi and the MoU was signed by Urooj ul Hasan Khan, General Manager Investment Banking & Shariah Advisory, Meezan Bank and Haseeb Haque, Managing Partner, Fieldfisher Capital LLP in presence of Ariful Islam – Deputy CEO, Meezan Bank, Khalid Mansoor, Partner FFC and their respective teams.

On this occasion, Ariful Islam said: “We are optimistic that that this collaboration will make a significant contribution towards the growth of the Islamic finance industry. Our team is delighted to leverage our years of experience and knowledge to provide cutting-edge solutions to complex financial challenges worldwide. We look forward to working together with our partners to create a brighter future for the industry.”

Speaking at the occasion, Haseeb Haque said: “The expertise and strengths of Meezan Bank and FFC offer a unique opportunity to create an incredibly powerful collaborative framework for Shariah advisory services. We look forward to adding significant value to our international clients through this partnership.”