Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad

Islamic Economics Institute

P. O. Box 80214

Jeddah, 21589

Saudi Arabia

Universiti Brunei Darussalam

Associate Professor

School of Business and Economics

Jalan Tungku Link

Muara Brunei, AK Muara Brunei BE1410 B

Brunei

http://https://expert.ubd.edu.bn/umar.ahmad

International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)

Lorong Universiti A

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, WY WP 59100

Malaysia

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University

Dubai Academic City

P.O.Box 71400

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Islamic Cooperative Finance Australia Ltd

Chairman, Shariah Supervisory Committee

Suite 12, Upper Ground Floor

55 Phillip Street

Parramatta, NSW , New South Wales 2150

Australia

http://https://icfal.com.au

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“  Currently, I am working as Associate Professor at Islamic Economics Institute (IEI), King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah. I was conferred LLM – Hons. and PhD by the Western Sydney University, Australia. I was honored to achieve an ‘A’, the highest academic distinction by WSU, Australia for my outstanding PhD dissertation, as well as 2 prestigious University wide research scholarships for completion of my doctoral study. I was also awarded two highly competitive research travel grants to present my research findings at the sixth Harvard University Forum on Islamic Finance in Boston and the Twelfth Global Finance Conference 2005 in Dublin. I have developed an international reputation in respect to Islamic law, jurisprudence, banking, and finance disciplines as a consequence of my research work publications in these areas. This is reflected in a significance number of articles which I have published in web of sciences, Scopus & other databases.  ”

Scholarly Papers (9)

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Authority of Qawl Al-Sahabi in Fiqh and its Application in Modern Islamic Finance

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2020
Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad and Farrukh Habib
Islamic Economics Institute and International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)
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Mathhab al-Sahabi, Fatwa of the companions, Usul al-Fiqh, Fiqh al-Mu'amalat, Islamic Finance

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Blazing the Trail: The Institutional Framework for Dispute Resolution in Malaysia's Islamic Finance Industry

ISRA International Journal of Islamic Finance, Vol. 4, Issue 2, 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Sep 2018
Umar Aimhanosi Oseni and Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad
International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM) and Islamic Economics Institute
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alternative dispute resolution, court, Islamic finance, Malaysia

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Sharing and Transferring Risks in Retakāful and Conventional Reinsurance: A Critical Analysis

Journal of King Abdulaziz University: Islamic Economics, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Nov 2017
Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad, Ismail Mahbob and Muhammad Ayub
Islamic Economics Institute, Independent and Riphah International University
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retakāful, conventional reinsurance, retakāful operators, retakāful fund, risk-sharing, risk-transfer, qarḍ ḥasan, commission

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Corporate Social Responsibility in Bangladesh: The Role of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Jun 2018
Shafiqur Rahman and Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad
Independent and Islamic Economics Institute
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CSR, Role of IBBL, Bangladesh

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An Exploratory Analysis of Islamic Finance Products for Housing Finance in the UK Market

International Journal of Excellence in Islamic Banking & Finance, 2014
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Jun 2018
Khalid Hafeez and Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad
University of Sharjah and Islamic Economics Institute
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Islamic housing finance market, Sharī’ah compliant, cross-product analysis, UK

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Current Regulation and Supervision for Islamic Financial Market: Evidence from Australia

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Oct 2018
Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad
Islamic Economics Institute
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Regulation, supervision, financial markets, Islamic finance, Australia

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Regulation and Performance of Islamic Banking in Bangladesh

Thunderbird International Business Review, Vol. 49(2) 251–277 • March–April 2007
Posted: 07 Nov 2018
Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad and M. Kabir Hassan
Islamic Economics Institute and University of New Orleans - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance

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Legal and Regulatory Issues, Islamic Banking, Bangladesh

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Evaluation of Takaful Operators’ Efforts in Realising Maqasid Al-Sharīah

Journal of Islamic Monetary Economics and Finance, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2018
Posted: 25 Jun 2018
Rashedul Hasan and Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad
Nilai University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Islamic Economics Institute

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Takāful, Maqasid al-Sharīʿah, Maslaha, Tax, Zakah

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Evaluation of Takāful Operators’ Efforts in Realising Maqasid Al-SharīʿAh: Evidence from Malaysia

Posted: 25 Jun 2018
Rashedul Hasan and Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad
Nilai University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Islamic Economics Institute

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Takāful, Maqasid al-Sharīʿah, Maslaha, Tax, Zakah