QFCRA

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QFCRAQatar Financial Center Regulatory Authority (Doha, Qatar)
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The QFCRA is proposing to make changes to its rules to remove the ability for authorised firms to commingle both conventional and Islamic regulated activities that it directly conducts under Shari'ah.
We are delighted to be accepted by the QFCRA" says David Howell, "It has been a long journey from the initial notion to the receipt of our authorisation and we have greatly appreciated the tremendous support given from both the QFCRA and the QFCA.
It was signed in Doha on Sunday by Yahya bin Said al Jabri, Executive President of CMA, and Philip Thorpe, Chairman and CEO of QFCRA.
Following lunch, the audience heard perspectives on Qatar's future role as a centre for global finance activity from Acting QFC CEO Shashank Srivastava and Deputy Chief Executive Officer, QFCRA, Michael Ryan.
The QFCRA "strongly advises people to avoid any dealings with Qatar Investment Company, and any person connected with the company", its spokesperson said, adding the company is purportedly "offering investment returns of 3,000% profit in 24 hours.
Tribune News Network - Doha O n the occasion of the UN International Day of Older Persons and as part of the QFC's Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives a number of QFC Regularity Authority, QFCRA, QFBA and QICDRC employees visited Qatar Foundation's Centre for Empowerment and Elderly Care (EHSAN).
Raed Al-Emadi Vice Chairman of Bedaya said, Our strategic partnership with QFCRA is highly important in nurturing financial talent in the country while reflecting the organizations commitment to support both the Qatar National Development Strategy 2011-2016 and the Qatar National Vision 2030.
Our strategic partnership with QFCRA is highly important in nurturing financial talent in the country while reflecting the organizations' commitment to support both the Qatar National Development Strategy 2011-2016 and the Qatar National Vision 2030.
The QFCRA Insurance Business Rules (PINS) explicitly describe a Takaful operator as including a convention insurer that operates via an Islamic window.
The QFCRA is an independent regulatory body established by Article 8 of the QFC Law.
The QFCRA has enabled us to enter this market,' he added.
Philip Thorpe, Chairman and Chief Executive of the QFCRA, said:"As lead sponsors at the 4th GCC Regulators Summit, we look forward to working alongside the regulatory community here in Qatar and in the GCC to deliver a genuinely high-quality regulatory event which will seek to address the crucial issues facing both regional and international financial services regulators at this turbulent time.