Case Studies of Malaysia
IslamicMarkets.com is a learning, financial intelligence and collaboration platform for the global Islamic economy that provides tools that help professionals and institutions steer the market, unlocking commercial opportunities. It was founded in 2014 in London
with the mission of harmonizing the global Islamic economy. In January 2020, Islamic Markets established its regional hub in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as part of its global expansion plan.
IslamicMarkets is driven by a team of people who have deep experience in the industry. Shakeeb Saqlain, the founder and CEO, has worked in the financial services industry for over a decade. Javaid Karim, the CTO, is a veteran fintech developer with wide experience in financial institutions. IslamicMarkets also has an advisory board including Daud Vicary, a former President and CEO of INCEIF, Yasmin Mahmood, former CEO of MDEC, Adam Sadiq, Co-Founder of New World Capital Advisors, and Khalid Howladar, Senior Managing Director of R.J. Fleming & Co. IslamicMarkets has closed strategic funding with prominent groups of companies in the global Islamic finance industry including DDCAP Group and New World Capital Advisors in 2019.
IslamicMarkets operates on a subscription model with two key offerings:
Enterprise offering: Customized solutions to cater to
institutional clients’ needs.
Professional subscription: affordable subscription
plans for individuals to learn and participate in the
global Islamic economy.