ADCB Islamic Banking partners with the World Islamic Economic Forum , A strategic sponsorship to support 10th edition of WIEF

27 October 2014

Abu Dhabi, 27 October 2014: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank's (ADCB) Islamic Banking announced today its strategic partnership with the 10th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF). The conference, which is a specialized edition of the World Economic Forum held annually in Davos, Switzerland, and London, will be hosted for the first time in Dubai from 28-30 October, 2014.

The strategic partnership with the 10th WIEF is a testimonial to the ADCB Islamic Banking commitment towards driving innovation, inclusion and stability to strengthen the global Islamic financial industry.

On the occasion, Amr Al Menhali - Head of Islamic Banking at ADCB said: "We are delighted to partner with WIEF and strengthen ADCB's position and expertise to be part of Dubai's ambition to become the capital of Islamic economy. Islamic banking is still relatively young, when compared to the conventional, though maturing rapidly. Islamic Banking is at ADCB's core, thus solutions provide the highest levels of quality, service and convenience, through a full Shari'ah compliance offering."

ADCB Islamic Banking is a partner of choice for the growth of Islamic banking customers and businesses. ADCB provides customized product packages, outstanding services and expert advice that are available to all existing and potential clients across the UAE. In an attempt to support the growth of the SME sector in the UAE, ADCB has partnered with the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development to provide subsidized facilities to business owned by UAE nationals. Such endeavors are in line with the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 by diversifying and contributing to the capital's economy.