IFN Research

The Islamic finance industry is growing faster and further than it ever has before: reaching into new markets and sectors; and developing in sophistication, depth and complexity. Building on over a decade of market-leading industry insight through our publishing, events and training arms, IFN Research offers a comprehensive and content-rich product suite of national, regional, global and sectoral research reports covering macro- and microeconomic trends, regulatory and legislative overview, competitive banking landscape, private and public sector outlook, financial institution ratings, asset class analysis, key market themes and much more.

Research reports, targeted special focus analysis, key outlook trajectories and tailor-made intelligence solutions make up an exceptional and in-depth product suite leveraging our unrivalled access to the global Islamic finance industry.

Our Access to the Markets

With eleven years of being the Islamic finance industry’s leading media provider, we enjoy unprecedented access to all the leading practitioners, regulators and academics.

Our award-winning editorial team, headed by Group Managing Editor Lauren McAughtry, is in constant contact with those individuals responsible for shaping the industry on a daily basis.

Additionally, through our globally celebrated and recognized Forums, not only are we present in all core markets where Islamic finance is prominent, we work closely with all core regulators. In 2015 alone we will hold ground-breaking IFN Forums in: Kuwait, Malaysia, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Luxembourg, Indonesia, UAE, Qatar and Egypt amongst others.

Our Clients

Through Islamic Finance news, IFN Forums, Islamic Finance Training and our other Islamic finance industry focussed products and services; we can categorically say that every firm with Islamic finance products, services or aspirations are current clients of ours.

Banks, Law Firms, Consultancies, Regulators, Investment Firms, Asset Managers, Rating Agencies, Educational Institutions, Corporate Issuers, Brokerages, Stock Exchanges, Index Providers, Scholars and Advisory Firms, Takaful and re-Takaful firms, Technology Providers and even most media can be counted as our loyal and regular clients.

Our Reach

IFN reaches 22,500 paid subscribers every week. It’s the most comprehensive and experienced information provider in the industry: with a database developed specifically for the global Islamic finance community from over a decade of trusted relationship-building with the leading figures in the field, including borrowers, lenders, investors, regulators and all other major players.