The 49th Meeting of Islamic Banks Consultative Forum (IBCF) was held on Sunday the 16th October, 2016 while Engr. Mustafa Anwar, Chairman, IBCF & Chairman, Board of Directors of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited was presided over the meeting.
The Forum unanimously decided name the Training Institute as "IBCF Research & Training Academy" The Academy will focus the human capital & leadership development of mid & top level management to promote Islamic Banking Industry further.
The IBCF Research & Training Academy started its journey on October 29, 2016 to undertake research and provide training and information services in the member banks to help bring their Islamic Banking, Islamic economics and Islamic Finance activities in conformity with Shari'ah and for further economic development and cooperation amongst them.
The IBCF Research & Training Academy will also be dedicated to knowledge creation and dissemination in the fields of Islamic Shariah, Economics, Banking and Finance.