MENA Insurance Live 2014

Moderator at Mena Insurance Live, a leading insurance conference and networking event. Hosted by MENAIR on 15 January 2014, The Address Downtown Dubai Discussion Leader: Irshied Tayeb Regulation Overview panel Key Discussion Points: • Overview of the major regulatory and compliance developments in the GCC insurance market in 2013 • Impact of local regulations on…

Islamic Finance: A Practical Guide

Islamic Finance has seen unprecedented growth in recent years and the pace of this growth is accelerating. This is evidenced not only by the size of the Islamic finance market, but also by the increasing range of sophisticated products and services. The markets for Shariah-compliant funds and takaful (Islamic insurance) are sectors in their own…

A Long Awaited Initiative: Measures To Enhance The Regulatory Framework In The UAE

Having been appointed by the UAE Insurance Authority to assist in redrafting the UAE insurance law, Irshied Tayeb, head of insurance, Rima Mrad, partner, and Michael Kortbawi, partner at BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP ( Former Bin Shabib & Associates)  discuss the measures to enhance the regulatory framework. Bringing the UAE insurance law…