KARACHI: Bank Alfalah’s Islamic Banking Group has been awarded the ‘Best Islamic Banking Window of a Commercial Bank in Pakistan’ by Global Islamic Finance Award (GIFA).
The award is considered one of the most prestigious in the world of Islamic banking and finance, developed by ‘Edbiz Consulting’, an Islamic finance consultancy division of the London based Edbiz Corporation UK. Speaking at the award ceremony, Rizwan Ata, Head of Bank Alfalah’s Islamic Banking Group said, “By focusing on evolving Islamic financial solutions, we continuously strive to fulfil our commitment to our customers using the trust we have gained over the years and this has been pivotal to our success.”
Bank Alfalah Islamic Banking began in 2003 with five branches in four cities and became profitable within three years of commencing operations. It is now the second largest Islamic banking operation in the country with 147 dedicated Islamic branches offering a complete range of Shariah Compliant Islamic banking solutions for corporate SME/commercial and consumer banking customers.
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