Bahrain’s BisB selected as Exclusive Banking Partner of 3rd IFID Forum

By Arya M Nair, Intern Reporter
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Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) has been selected as the Exclusive Banking Partner of the 3rd Islamic Finance Innovation Day (IFID) Forum, taking place on 27th February 2022 under the Patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), which will bring together a high-level group of financial sector, Fintech, regulatory and legal experts.

HE Rasheed Al Maraj, Governor of the CBB, will open the Forum and Mr. Hassan Jarrar, CEO of BisB, will begin with a keynote address on the “Next Phase of Digital Innovation” followed by a presentation about “Fintech Innovation in Real Estate Investing,” from Mr. Anour Adham, Co-Founder and CEO of CrowdToLive, an FCA regulated Fintech offering real estate equity funding, and a Partner of the IFID 2022 Forum.

The Forum will feature two high-level panel discussions with experts addressing how new cutting-edge digital solutions are revolutionizing the investment industry and the resulting challenges and opportunities.

The first-panel will discuss the Forum’s theme “How Fintech Innovation is Transforming the Investment Industry” and the second panel will look at “Fintech Innovation and Ecosystem and its Legal Developments”.

Hassan Jarrar
Hassan Jarrar
CEO – BisB

“We are delighted to support IFID as an Exclusive Banking Partner as we are firm believers at BisB in the importance of these forums to promote the active exchange of knowledge in order to further encourage digital innovation in the sector on par with global standards. As the first Islamic Bank to have been established in the Kingdom of Bahrain, we have contributed to pioneering the Islamic finance industry, embedding innovation at the core of our strategy.”

Ms. Zahraa Taher, Managing Director of FinMark Communications, the Forum’s organizer, said that “We are very pleased to welcome BisB as our Exclusive Banking Partner for the event. The bank is a leader and supporter of Fintech innovation and its participation will add value and insight into how banks are adapting to and driving innovation and change to make banking and investment more seamless and efficient for customers and investors.”

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