To be able to structure financial products according to the parameters of the Shari’a / Shariah requires both an understanding of Islamic commercial law and a comprehension of the technical intricacies involved within financial products and the markets in which they operate. The team at Edbiz Consulting have the experience and credentials in structuring innovative financial products benefiting both the customer and the market. Through a combination of academic acumen, experience, creativity and close relationships with some of the world’s leading Islamic finance scholars, Edbiz Consulting are in the formidable position of being a ‘go to’ organisation. We are capable of finding dynamic solutions to simple and complex financial problems affecting a customer which link profitability and Shari’a / Shariah compliance.
Our experience in developing cutting edge Shari’a / Shariah compliant solutions places us at the forefront of Shari’a / Shariah advisory and structuring. We are proud to have worked on a number of exciting and innovative structures;and projects, which have enhanced our client’s profile in the industry.
Edbiz Consulting has structured an array of products, from plain vanilla products to more elaborate structures. We have experience in working on the following products.
- Total Return Swaps
- Equity funds
- Infrastructure funds
- Hedge funds
- Structured products
- Working capital financing
- Retail banking products
- Investment certificate programs
We are involved throughout the product development process, from start to finish, working closely with our clients and third parties. Our services include:
- Structuring the product according to the Shari’a / Shariah
- Procuring fatwas from Islamic scholars
- Drafting legal documentation to ensure that it is in line with Shari’a / Shariah
- Advocating and promoting the product
- Ex-post Shari’a / Shariah audit
- Certification of Shari’a / Shariah compliance.
We are excited in exploring new innovations and promoting unique financial products, combining Shari’a / Shariah compliance, social responsibility, efficiency and profit maximisation. Our aims are bold but with gilded ambitions, we aim to provide the best advice.