MRHB DeFi’s Khalid Howlader Leads Discussion on Inclusion at Turin Islamic Economic Forum (TIEF)

BitMedia Buzz
2 min readOct 12, 2021

If you are interested in developments in fintech, cryptocurrency and decentralized finance, the Chairman of MRHB DeFi Khalid Howlader, is set to appear on a panel at the upcoming Turin Islamic Economic Forum (TIEF), this Wednesday in Turin, Italy.

According to the “State of the Global Islamic Economy Report” (Thomson Reuters, 2020/2021), with governments and banks encouraging Islamic finance and improving financial inclusion, both Muslim-majority and minority countries have started to recognize the untapped potential of the Islamic Finance sector. Islamic Finance is continuing to expand and the report states that it could become an important part of the future of developed nations’ ability to attract fresh capital for investment in infrastructure, new technologies, renewable energy, real estate and strategic resources.

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Khalid Howladar, is Chairman of MRHB DeFi, the world’s first ethical and faith-based decentralized finance platform.

He is also Senior MD and Head of Credit & Sukuk for R.J. Fleming & Co. and was previously Global Head of Islamic Finance and Head of the GCC banking team at Moody’s Investors Service, London and Dubai. He has addressed audiences worldwide including at the World Bank, IMF, ECB and IIF.

He will be speaking at TIEF on a panel titled: Islamic Finance And Economic Inclusion, alongside Ahmed Zourhi, in a panel discussion moderated by Alberto Brugnoni, the managing partner of ASSAIF.

The panel runs from 11am, Wednesday, at the TIEF event.

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MRHB DeFi recently announced partnerships with Sheesha Finance, NewTribe Capital, Acreditus Partners, EMGS Group and Coinsbit India, working towards expanding its reach and visibility to people new to blockchain, as well as long time believers in the cryptocurrency and digital asset industry.

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