Our London Takaful team forms an essential part of our market-leading insurance practice and draws heavily on the experience of our award-winning and globally acclaimed Islamic finance practice. Offering a dedicated team with the experience to advise on the growing Takaful sector, we advise both traditional and Islamic financial institutions on the full range of Takaful law throughout Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.
We are equipped to advise start-ups, joint ventures, existing insurers, regulators and banks and are committed to identifying issues early on and finding a practical solution to the requirements of the Takaful operator and its Shariah Supervisory Board in the contact of the relevant regulatory structure.
Members of the team are regularly asked to speak at conferences including The World Takaful Conference and the Middle East Insurance Forum and we frequently contribute articles and are quoted in the press on issues relevant to Takaful sector.
The team is committed to keeping clients up-to-date with developments in the Takaful sector through regular email briefing notes, seminars and workshops. We also offer bespoke training tailored to suit individual clients needs.
Our areas of work include
- Takaful structuring
- capital structuring
- policy and contract wordings
- authorisations and passporting
- public offerings
- acquisitions and disposals
- portfolio Transfers
- investment management
- dispute resolution and litigation.