Category: Business Matters
Fatwa#: 37759
Asked Country: Pakistan

Answered Date: Apr 03,2017

Title: Is it halal to work in conventional asset management company as Head of Internal Audit?


Is it halal to work in conventional asset management company as Head of Internal Audit. This position is independent of operations of the company. The company takes deposits from investors and mainly invests in shares of the stock exchange which may or may be shariah compliant. It also invests about 5 to 10 % in interest bearing secuities. Its income is management fee from investors. 


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

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And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Ridhwan Ur Rahman

Student Darul Iftaa
Cardiff, Wales, UK 

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

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