Blockchain venture aims to modernize Islamic endowments

March 07, 2019 / 2:17 PM

Blockchain Ventures Islamic Endowments
A Singapore-headquartered fintech company will be piloting a blockchain-based Islamic endowment project in Malaysia in the first quarter of 2019, IFN Fintech has learned…

Sumbang wakaf menerusi Waqf

Mar 07, 2019 / 1:00 PM

Sumbang Wakaf
SYARIKAT penyedia perkhidmatan blockchain, Finterra Malaysia (Finterra) memperkenalkan laman web Waqf pada Dialog Fintech Islamik di Kuala Lumpur baru-baru ini…

FINTERRA Calls for All Thought Leaders and Regulators to Envision A Global Waqf Bank

Mar 06, 2019 / 3:17 PM

FINTERRA Call Regulators
Malaysia has the potential to become the first nation in the world to set up a global “Waqf” bank using blockchain technology, expounded Hamid Rashid, the Founder of FINTERRA…

M’sia set to attract more demand for sukuk

Feb 21, 2019 / 12:05 AM

More Demand for Sukuk
Being the world’s biggest sukuk issuer, Malaysia is set to attract more demand for shariah-compliant bond worldwide via an initiative taken by the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) to serve the US$2 trillion global Islamic finance market, said the Bond and Sukuk Information Exchange (BIX Malaysia)…

Fintech firm Finterra launches first-ever blockchain Islamic endowments crowdfunder

Feb 20, 2019 / 11:05 AM

Finterra first ever Blockchain Islamic Endowments
The first-ever blockchain-based solution for waqf crowdfunding promises to bring more speed and liquidity to developing large tracts of Islamic endowments, its founder said at its launch in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday…

Finterra launches world's first Waqf Chain

Feb 19, 2019 / 10:05 AM

Finterra-launches-world-first-Waqf-Chain
Platform developer, Finterra Technologies Sdn Bhd has launched the “Finterra Waqf Chain”, the world’s first waqf chain via the blockchain technology…

Finterra presents at the WIEF-Chennai roundtable 2018

Nov 16, 2018 / 10:05 AM

Finterra-wief-uef-chennai-roundtable-2018
FINTERRA, a Malaysian based FinTech company was honored to be the first ever Blockchain based Islamic Finance solution provider, at the inaugural WIEF-UEF roundtable forum that focused on innovative financing for business and investment opportunities, held in Chennai, India, recently…

The 1st Annual Global Islamic FinTech Summit (GIFS) Is Set To Launch On September 18th-19th 2018 In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Aug 28, 2018 / 9:45 AM

1st-Annual-Global-Islamic-FinTech-Summit
GIFS 2018 will be organized by Elmangos in collaboration with Albaraka Turk Participation Bank, pioneer of the participation banking sector in Turkey and one of the major supporters of the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Turkey….

What's next for the Indonesian Waqf Board?

Jul 24, 2018 / 3:40 PM

Indonesian-waqf-board
In Indonesia, waqf revival has been very significant in the past decades after the consolidation of regulation and bureaucratic procedures in the waqf sector in the form of Law No. 41 of 2004 on Waqf and the establishment of the Indonesian Waqf Board (BWI) in 2007…

Islamic Finance: Using blockchain to solve wakaf challenges

Jun 13, 2018 / 11:30 AM

Blockchain-to-solve-wakaf-challenges
Wakaf — the Arabic word for an endowment to a charitable cause — contributed significantly to the global socioeconomic landscape in the past, especially in eradicating poverty…