IFN Forum 2009
Indonesia
  Islamic Finance Events
   

Programme
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08:00 – 09:00 Registration & Refreshment
09:00 – 09:15 Welcome
09:15 – 09:30 Introduction
Shamsun Anwar Hussain - Director Product Management, CIMB Islamic
09:30 – 10:30

Session One               
What is Islamic finance and where are we now?
Examining key developments in Islamic finance in Indonesia and assessing how local practices compare and contrast to other regional centres.

  • Regulatory updates on Islamic Finance - the new Sharia Banking Law
  • What are the current local policies in place for Islamic finance?
  • Requirements for turning Indonesia into an international Islamic finance center
  • Recent growth in the market - who are the new players?
Moderator Anita Menon - Executive Director, KPMG
Panelist Farouk Abdullah Alwyni - Director, PT Al-Ijarah Indonesia Finance
Indri Pramitaswari Guritno - Partner, Hadiputrano, Hadinoto & Partners
A. Siwiwardhani - Senior Vice President Head of Debt Capital Markets, PT CIMB-GK Securities Indonesia
Mahmoud Abushamma - Head of HSBC Amanah Syariah, HSBC Amanah
10:30 – 11:15

Session Two                           
Indonesia and the Islamic Financial Markets
Discussing local and regional developments in Islamic markets, including taxation, regulatory, technology and and ratings issues.

  • Where are we now?
  • Broadening and varying product range to suit specific sectors
  • Growth of private equity and sovereign wealth funds in Islamic finance
  • Identifying growth areas, market opportunities, potential investors and issuers
  • Challenges faced in the local Islamic Financial Markets and Banking
  • Adopting technology to increase the industry's competitive edge
Moderator Ariff Sultan - Business Development Director, Dow Jones AER Company Inc
Panelist Jusuf Wibisana - Partner, PwC
Hanim Hamzah - Partner, Roosdiono & Partners
Jamil Hassan - Principal Consultant Islamic Banking, I-Flex Solutions
Zain Azra’i Abdul Samad - Partner, ARSA Lawyers
Budi Hikmat - Research and Investor Relation Director, Bahana TCW
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 – 12:30

Session Three
Investing in the Indonesian Islamic Financial Markets
Identifying important investor considerations for the Islamic capital markets: What do investors seek and how can issuers meet their needs?

  • Standardizing local regulations to better stability
  • Issuance of new licenses to increase foreign participation
  • Gaining foreign investors' interest and trust
  • Potential for growth: Positioning Takaful to attain the goal
Moderator Christina Maynes - Senior Vice President and Representative Director, Moody's Investor Services
Panelist Nor' Azamin Salleh - Managing Director, Asian Islamic Investment Management
Farouk Abdullah Alwyni - Director, PT Al-Ijarah Indonesia Finance
Dato' Mohd Fadzli Yusof - Former Chief Executive Officer, Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Berhad
Margie Margaret - Executive Director/Partner, PwC
Shamsun Anwar Hussain - Director Product Management, CIMB Islamic
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 13:45

Presentation
Hanisah Hamzah - Partner, ARSA Lawyers

13:45 – 14:30

Session Four                          
Issuing in the Indonesian Islamic Financial Markets
The development of Islamic issuance in Indonesia and Southeast Asia, and it's potential.

  • Role of governmental bodies and regulators in encouraging private issuers
  • Encouraging state-owned enterprises to issue Islamic papers
  • Directors, stakeholders and commissioners roles in Islamic issuance
  • Challenges of private issuers
Moderator Isaac Fukuo - Principal, BOTHO Advisory
Panelist Ariff Sultan - Business Development Director, Dow Jones AER Company Inc
Aji Setiadi - Partner, SS&R Legal Consultants
Fadlul Imansyah - Investment Head, PNM Investment Management
Norliza Mohammed - Partner, ARSA Lawyers
14:30 – 15:15

Session Five
Closing Roundtable
Examining current market trends, challenges, technologies and opportunities for Islamic financial markets

  • Characteristics peculiar to Indonesia's market
  • Should Indonesia emulate the regional (Malaysia) or GCC's Islamic finance model?
  • Exploring the potential for specialized financing solutions and services
  • Future listings in Islamic products
  • Adopting technology to increase the industry's competitive edge
Moderator Paul Wouters - Resident Counsel, Bener Law Office
Panelist Isaac Fukuo - Principal, BOTHO Advisory
Ariff Sultan - Business Development Director, Dow Jones AER Company Inc
Yasmin Wirjawan - Credit Analyst, Standards and Poor's
15:15 – 16:30 Refreshments and Networking
 
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