Takaful

Our Takaful team forms an essential part of our market-leading insurance practice and draws heavily on the experience of our global 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 advise start-ups, joint ventures, existing insurers, regulators and banks, 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.

Our areas of work include

  • Acquisitions and disposals
  • Authorisations and passporting
  • Capital structuring
  • Dispute resolution and litigation
  • Distribution
  • Investment management
  • Outsourcing
  • Policy and contract wordings
  • Portfolio Transfers
  • Public offerings
  • Regulation
  • Takaful structuring