'Islamic Financial Services' presentation
The Chartered Management Institute, UK Sri Lanka Branch together with
KPMG Ford Rhodes, Thornton & Co. has organised an evening presentation
on `Islamic Financial Services'. It will be held on Wednesday, May 27,
at the Galle Face Hotel from 6 to 7.30 p.m.
Project Chairman Rohitha Mendis said this event is aimed at better
explaining a range of Shari'ah compliant financial instruments such as
Sukuks, Murabaha, Mudaraba, Musharaka and Ijaraha which have attracted
much attention in the global market place.
This interactive presentation will provide participants with an
overview of the opportunities and challenges associated with the use of
such instruments together with a brief overview of accounting & tax
areas to be addressed when dealing with these products. Mendis further
said that the presenters at this event are Reyaz Mihular, Partner and
Head of Advisory of KPMG Ford Rhodes, Thornton & Co.
He has also formerly served on the International Board of the
International Accounting Standards Committee and Suresh R.I Perera,
Principal - KPMG Ford Rhodes, Thornton & Co.