Islamic investment window launched

Standard Chartered Securities, a subsidiary of Standard Chartered Bank, marked a milestone as the first capital market service licence holder in the country to be granted approval to conduct Islamic investment business through an Islamic window. Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong as the Deputy Chairman of Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) attended the launch event on Monday. More details in Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin.