SC aims further expansion of Islamic capital market, says chairman

KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): The Securities Commission (SC), the regulatory body of the capital market, aim to foster growth that is premised on long-term value creation by intensifying efforts to further expand the Islamic capital market as well as the closely-linked sustainable finance segment.

In the SC's 2018 Annual Report released today, its chairman, Datuk Syed Zaid Albar said this is due to the congruence of such ideals with the principles of Islamic finance, where Malaysia retains global competitive advantage.